Jahed joined Aldar Properties in January 2013 and is currently an Executive Director within the Asset Management division. He has a broad range of responsibilities which includes oversight of Aldar’s portfolio of non-traditional real estate businesses (including schools, hotels, leisure and real estate services) valued at AED 5 billion. His team is also tasked with executing corporate and asset acquisitions/disposals, business planning, financial analysis and valuations for the wider Asset Management portfolio.
Jahed sits on the boards of Khidmah, Royal House, Yas Experiences, Aldar Hotels & Hospitality and Yas Hotel. In addition, Jahed represents Aldar Properties on the Abu Dhabi F1 Working Committee and is also an adviser to several Abu Dhabi entities on real estate investment and development related matters.
Prior to his existing role, Jahed was an Investment Banker and has over a decade of M&A and Corporate Finance experience gained at firms such as Credit Suisse and Dresdner Kleinwort in London and Dubai.
Jahed has a MA in Law (Jurisprudence) from the Queen’s College, Oxford University.