Tarek has had a 34 year career in building successful and sustainable businesses. The bulk of his career was with Bank of America and Standard Chartered Bank, with over 20 years at the former and 9 years at the latter where Tarek was Managing Director and Global Head of Transaction Banking Sales. He has had multiple regional and global roles with a common thread of transformation and growth. Cairo, London, Singapore, San Francisco, and Dubai are some of the cities in which he has lived and worked, in some cases multiple times. He has a talent and a love for building strong and vibrant leadership teams as a key foundation for any of his businesses.

Throughout his career, his clients have been financial institutions, governments, multi-lateral agencies, large private sector corporates (both publicly listed and privately held) and family owned multi-generation businesses. His clients have generally been across all stages of development, in a multitude of industries and across the globe.