Executive Committee

John ElKhair

John was a member of The Family Office Board of Directors since January 2013, and served as a Chairman to the Board from January 2014 to March 2015. Currently he serves as the Advisor to the Chief Executive Officer. 

In the past, John has served as an advisor to the Chief Executive Officer of The Qatar Investment Authority (QIA). Previously, he worked with the Saudi National Commercial Bank to develop its asset management business. Prior to that, John held senior positions at several regional and international banks, including JPMorgan Chase, as a Managing Director for the Middle East, Gulf International Bank as Head of Corporate and Structured Finance, and Citibank in Corporate Finance.

John has held a number of board memberships including Qatar Holding, Qatar Abu Dhabi Investment, Dubai Qatar Investment, Knowledge Universe, BLC Bank (France, UAE and Lebanon), Pavilion Real Estate Fund (Malaysia), Al Ahly Capital and the National Bank of Egypt.

John holds a bachelor of Economics degree with an Accounting major from La Trobe University in Melbourne, Australia with an accounting major.