David Gibson-Moore, a veteran banker and prominent figure in the financial services industry, has joined the board of directors of Dalma Capital as part of a continued drive to enhance the company's capabilities in investment banking services, in addition to its asset management platform.
In his new role, Gibson-Moore will guide the firm in scouting top global talent to bolster Dalma Capital's execution team and will also act as a spokesperson for the company.
Welcoming him into the fold, Dalma said Gibson-Moore brings with him a wealth of relationships and experience with a track record of over 30 years in corporate finance, investment banking and asset management.
From 2009 to 2014 he was regional managing director of LGT Bank covering the Mena region. Before LGT Group, he was the Robeco Group CEO for Middle East.
Gibson-Moore had set up Robeco's regional office in Bahrain and was also responsible for its institutional asset management business in the Mena region.
He was the Commandeur and Chancelier Honoraire of the Chaîne des Rôtisseurs and Chancelier of the Chaîne des Rôtisseurs in Bahrain from 2006 – 2014. He was also the founder of the Bahrain Oxford and Cambridge Society.
Lauding the appointment, Mishal Kanoo, the Director of Dalma Capital, said: "His strong reputation with leading institutions and families in the GCC and globally as well as his deep experience in corporate finance will augment the board's ability to support Dalma Capital in its growth.
His appointment comes as part of Dalma's ongoing expansion of its investment banking advisory practice, under which the company advises private and public companies as well as sovereign clients on mergers and acquisitions, private placements, public private partnerships (PPP), capital markets transactions and digital assets.
On his new role, Gibson-Moore said: "I am delighted to join Dalma Capital's Board of Directors, having observed the growing success of the company and its team. I believe in the bright future of Dalma Capital in originating and executing high-caliber deal flow for institutional clients."-TradeArabia News Service
In his new role will guide the firm in scouting top global talent to bolster Dalma Capital's execution team and will act as a spokesperson for the company.