Mr. Faisal Al Ali
Chief Executive Officer
Managing Director of the Private Office, Dubai
Mr. Wasim Said Mohammed
Group Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Santhanam has been working for The Private Office of His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan Bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi (The Private Office) since 1993, in senior positions in Finance and Accounts, as well as Internal Audit. During his tenure with the Private Office, he was a member of the Executive Committee and other core Investment Committees formed by His Highness. In 2008, he was made the Group Chief Financial Officer of SBK Holding L.L.C. and relocated to Dubai.
Prior to joining the Private Office, he worked as Manager (Costing, Finance and Taxation) with ITC Bhadrachalam Paperboards Limited, from 1989 to 1992, and earlier with M/s Lovelock and Lewes, which was the associate of Pricewaterhouse Coopers in India.
Mr. Santhanam is an Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India since 1988.
Ashu Kumar Aggarwal
Chief Financial Officer
Director of Business Development
Mr. Bill Torbert has been with SBK Holding since September of 2013. During this time he has been managing several international assets. And later he was appointed as Director of Business Development for SBK Holding. He is also a member of Falcon Aviation’s Management Committee.
Prior to joining SBK Holding, Mr. Torbert worked for Microwave Networks Inc. in Houston, Texas, USA for over 16 years as Director of Sales for Latin America. In 2000 he transferred to their London office responsible for sales and business development in Europe, Middle East and Africa. During his tenure he successfully negotiated more than $45MM in telecommunications contracts. Mr. Torbert is fluent in English and Spanish. He holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from SDSMT, Rapid City, South Dakota, USA.