Raed Kanaan shares his deep financial expertise as an advisor with commercial and investment banks, asset managers, private equity firms, government entities, and family-owned companies. Based in Egon Zehnder’s Dubai office, he coleads the firm’s Financial Services Practice for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) and has worked in the region for over 20 years. He guides clients in executive search, strategy, management appraisal, leadership development, and team effectiveness.
I aim to be a long-term partner to my clients and love to work in new and complex situations.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Raed was a corporate and investment banker for over 20 years. He was a Managing Director at J.P. Morgan covering the MENA region and earlier in his career held various roles at ABN AMRO Bank and Citibank.
Raed has a BSc and MSc (Econ) from the London School of Economics and is a CFA charterholder.