Dr. Slim Feriani is Director, Executive Vice President – Finance & Investments and Chief Financial Officer. He currently serves as non-executive Chairman of London based Gulf Central Agency (GCA) Asset Management. He has 20 years’ experience in global markets across all asset classes. He was Managing Partner and CEO of London based MENA Capital prior to joining ROI. He held the roles of Executive Chairman, CEO and CIO at London based Advance Emerging Capital (later renamed as Aberdeen Emerging Capital — AEC) between 2005 and 2014, where he managed emerging markets funds and the pioneering frontier markets fund that he launched in 2007.