Weekly Q&A: Akber Khan, Senior Director of Asset Management at Al Rayan Investment06 May 2019 - Opinion
Akber Khan has been head of asset management at Al Rayan Investment since 2009. Previously, he was a director in Deutsche Bank in London, where he spent more than 11 years in European and emerging market equities in trading and research roles. At Al Rayan, his focus is sharia-compliant, regional listed equities and global sukuk. While at ARI, Akber has overseen the launch of Al Rayan GCC Fund, the world’s largest Sharia-compliant GCC fund, and Al Rayan Qatar ETF, the world’s largest sharia-compliant equity ETF. Akber has lived in Doha, Dubai, Frankfurt, Karachi and London.