Al Masah Capital Limited promises their clients “expertise, integrity, fairness and transparency”. This is the guiding principles that Shailesh Dash has maintained throughout his more than 20-year career in the investment industry. His work has included managing assets for clients and companies in the food and beverage industry as well as in healthcare and education. He has used forward-thinking tactics and a vast knowledge of investment strategies to help benefit both his companies and his clients.
Early Career Success
Within the first decade of his career Dash managed over $4 billion in assets, created the second largest private equity business in the MENA region and was the Managing Partner at Global Capital Management Ltd. He was the Head of Alternative Investments and the Senior Vice President of Strategic Investments at Global Investment House KSCC. He also served on the board of 12 companies and initially drew attention
Recognition of Achievements
Shailesh consistently receives notice from his peers and has been publicly ranked as one of the 50 most influential people in his industry. MENA Fund Manager Magazine chose him for their “Outstanding Achievement by an Individual” award. He has also been recognized by Forbes as one of the top Indian Leaders in the Arab world in 2015, World Finance gave him the title of “Best CEO for Ethical Investments” in 2016 and The Leaders Magazine International Malaysia and The Federation of GCC Chambers chose him as the “Global Visionary CEO of the Year” in 2014. These are only a few of the awards he has received.
Building His Business
Al Masah Capital was founded in 2009 by Shailesh and officially launched in 2010. It has grown to be a company with offices in Dubai, Singapore and Abu Dhabi and more than 50 employees. They have raised more than $1 billion and are steadily approaching their goal of becoming the leading company for fund raising and investment advisory in the MENA region.
Shailesh holds a degree in Business Management, is currently a member of the CFA Institute and is the Chairman of Diamond Lifestyle Limited. He continues to work as the CEO of Al Masha Capital as he guides the company without losing sight of its promise of integrity. He is also currently expanding the services of Regulus Capital, a company he founded in 2016 and is currently heading as CEO.