Press release: Press release: GCA Asset Management appoint Mr Chris Baker as a Senior Advisor

Gulf Central Agency Asset Management announced today the appointment of Chris Baker as Senior Advisor. Mr Baker brings 30 years of global investment banking experience to the firm. In 2008, he co-founded Investment Capital Management Ltd a business that focused on institutional client to client transactions. In 2010 he sold the company to the Belgian private equity firm RHJI, who in turn owned Kleinwort Benson Bank. He ran the fixed income department at Kleinwort’s for two years, prior to that he worked for leading investment banks including Nomura, Morgan Stanley, BNPParibas and Intesa SanPaolo.

Hakim Azaiez, Managing Director and Head of Investments at Gulf Central Agency Asset Management, commented: “We are delighted with the appointment of Chris Baker as Senior Advisor, which will give a different dimension to our team.” Chris brings a wealth of banking experience. This appointment will reinforce our goal of providing our clients with the best services and products. ”

Chris Baker commented on his new mandate: “I am extremely pleased to be joining Gulf Central Agency Asset Management at this time. I admire the ambitions of the firm and their broad base of investor contacts across the UK, Europe and the Middle East. I look forward to working with Hakim and the team.”