Iyad Abu Hweij
Board Member & Managing Partner
Iyad Abu Hweij is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Noble Partners. He boasts more than 17 years of provincial investment and strategy development experience in private equity spanning across Healthcare, Education, Banking, Financial Services and other various sectors. Prior to founding Noble Partners, he was one of the co-founding team members at Al Masah Capital.
He held the position of Executive Director and served on the investment committee of the Private Equity at Al Masah Capital, where he led the acquisition of several specialized healthcare transactions across the GCC. Prior to that, he was also a Senior Director at the Private Equity at Global Capital Management, where he served on the investment committee of the USD 650 million Buyout Fund.
Iyad held several board positions including the Vice Chairman of Bindar Trading & Investment Company in Jordan, Board member in Jassim Transport Company in Kuwait, Board member in Ajlan & Bros in Saudi Arabia, Board member in JS Global Capital in Pakistan. He was also responsible for advising on business initiatives, management strategies, and organizational related structures.
Iyad is currently a board member of AVIVO Group and Al Najah Education, and had represented the Fund on the board of leading companies in the MENA region. Iyad worked at Grant Thornton and KPMG in his earlier career.
Iyad holds a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration from Applied Science University in Amman and an MBA from Cass Business School of City University of London. He is also a Certified Investments and Derivatives Auditor.