Based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Faisal comes from a background as a financial consultant, analyst, and trader. Before joining KBW Ventures, Faisal founded and operated Tashuwer Financial Consulting to advise SME with cash flow, budgeting, forecasting, and planning management. During his work at Tashuwer, he helped venture capitalists in the MENA region raise more than $100m. Faisal has also previously held the CFO role at Tharawat Holdings.
Faisal is an accredited valuer with a PhD and Masters in Finance from Bangor University in the United Kingdom, and a Bachelors in Finance, Real Estate and Law from California State University Long Beach.