Management of the Group & Subsidiaries
Pasha Bakhtiar started his career in 1998 with Lombard Odier & Cie in Geneva where he held positions in financial analysis, fund management, strategy and private banking. In 2005, he took part in the creation of Lombard Odier & Cie in Dubai and then founded a private equity fund focusing on SMEs in East Africa. In 2013, he was appointed CEO of a bank fully-licensed by the Dubai Financial Services Authority.
He joined the REYL Finance (MEA) Ltd. subsidiary as a Partner and Chief Executive in 2015.
Pasha Bakhtiar graduated from Georgetown University (BA Economics and International Relations '96) and from INSEAD (MBA '03).