Charterhouse are partnering with a newly established holding company, covering subsidiaries both locally and internationally, across public and private equity within various industries. Our client is looking to hire a Chief Executive Officer, a dynamic leader, to drive and expand the business to ensure strength and sustainability. To be successful in this role, you will be a results driven leader, with a proven track record for effective team management at a corporate level.
About the role
You will be responsible for overall success of the holding company, leading development and execution of long term strategies, with the goal of increasing shareholder value. Be the main communicator, on behalf of the company, with shareholders, government entities and the public. You will lead the development and implementation of the overall company’s strategy as well as set strategic goals and ensure they are measurable and describable. You will also oversee the complete day-to-day operations of the company in accordance with the direction established in the strategic plans. This includes the structure of the organisation in a manner that facilitates and supports operations. In attrition, you will work closely with the COO and CFO to prepare annual budgets, complete risk analysis on potential investments and advise the board of Directors regarding investment risk and return, look at potential acquisitions or mergers under circumstances that will enhance shareholder value and partner with other executive officers to grow the company, strengthen it and ensure its sustainability.
The successful candidate should be Bachelors/Masters qualified – preference MBA, economics, investment, law or similar and have a minimum of 15 years corporate managerial experience. You should have demonstrated experience in integrating and coordinating diverse areas of management as well as strong knowledge and experience in investment, finance, planning and evaluation, and governance and be an Arabic speaker.