Clayton Dubilier & Rice. Private equity firm. Senior Advisor, Investor Relations and Capital Formation. Joined in March 2022 with responsibility for capital formation throughout the Middle East, Near Asia and other select geographies. Client coverage responsibilities for all major institutional investors, including SWFs, pension funds and social security organizations as well as sophisticated family offices.
CVC Capital Partners. Private equity firm. Managing Director, Chairman and Head of Middle East Business Development and Investor Relations. From May 2015 to December 2020, Amr had responsibility for all of CVC’s relationships in the Middle East including all SWFs, Pension Funds and other institutional and non-institutional investors. Amr was involved in all of CVC’s capital rising activities including the flagship funds CVC VII and CVC VIII, Asia V, Strategic Opportunities II and Growth Equity I and II.
Perella Weinberg Partners. Independent boutique Investment banking and Asset Manager. Founding Partner in 2006 and Chairman-Middle East at Perella Weinberg Partners (PWP) where he was responsible for the creation/development of all PWP’s investment banking and capital raising activities in the Middle East. He was also responsible for the development and management of an on the ground team first in Abu Dhabi and then later in Dubai, UAE. Activities included traditional investment banking assignments as well as capital raising for PWP’s alternative investment platform which included real estate funds, hedge funds and private equity.
Morgan Stanley. Spanning a nearly 16 years at Morgan Stanley beginning in 1990 as a Vice President and with 12 years as head of Morgan Stanley's Middle East Group where he was a Managing Director. Led two teams based in New York and London covering the region for all investment banking transactions, including various corporate finance, capital markets and real estate transactions in addition to capital formation responsibilities for Morgan Stanley’s alternative investment activities including private equity, real estate, venture capital and fund of hedge funds activities as well as traditional long only equities and fixed income.
Over his 30+ year career, Amr was involved in a wide range of corporate advisory assignments, mergers and acquisitions, financings and asset management initiatives as well as significant experience in capital raising activities in the region for traditional and alternative investment management.
Amr earned an MBA from Columbia Business School and a BA from Colgate University.
Languages: Arabic and English, native speaker. French, Intermediate.