Waleed Dhaduk is the CEO of Emaar Industries and Investments (EII). In this current role, Dhaduk leads EII’s overall strategy, manages the investment portfolio and works to deliver on the company’s growth plan. Dhaduk holds a Master’s degree in International Relations from the University of Cambridge and has more than 19 years of professional experience in private equity, strategy consulting and investment banking. Prior to joining EII, Dhaduk was a partner at Stratum, a private equity and investment advisory firm in Bahrain, where he was responsible for originating, evaluating, structuring, executing and managing investments across a range of sectors. In addition to his current role, Dhaduk sits on the boards of various investee companies across the globe.