George Traub Managing Partner

t: +971 4 240 7094


George is a senior banker, finance professional and entrepreneur who has enjoyed a global career as a Managing Director, a CEO and a Partner at multinational investment banks, global advisory firms and regional financial institutions.

Having spent a substantial part of his career and personal life living and working in diverse geographies, he has a proven ability to lead culturally and geographically diverse teams across borders, markets and products to deliver exceptional performance. His professional career spans 10 years in London, 5 years in South Korea and 8 years in the Middle East.


George’s Middle East experience includes roles as a Managing Director of Investment Banking at Macquarie Bank with coverage of the MENA region, Head of Corporate Finance Advisory for KPMG in the UAE and as a Partner with one of the largest Private Equity firms in the MENA region managing c.$2.5bn of equity. George has worked with both government and private sector companies in the MENA region across a wide range of sectors including Hospitality, Healthcare, Education, Logistics and Real Estate.