With over 20 years of international exposure in investments and operations in diverse industries, Basem developed a solid experience advising on investments and strategic growth opportunities across the region. He participated in raising capital, setting up JVs, developing and executing deals in the education, healthcare, oil and gas, and food sectors, with a track record in real estate. His strong technical background stemming from his engineering skills, coupled with his expertise in strategy and finance has contributed to his holistic understanding of the key success factors of organizations as well as an acute appreciation to the regional market dynamics.

Basem is also a Partner at Aster Global Partners, an affiliate of The Aster Club and a business strategy consulting firm in the Middle East region.