Access to Proactively Managed Asymmetric Opportunities with Potential for High Return
Zafar Karim, Executive Chairman
Zafar, Executive Chairman, brings almost three decades of investment banking and financial experience, including growing companies, turning around companies, restructurings, financial strategy and investment and risk management to Eight Peaks.
Zafar served as a board member and consultant for several companies, particularly in relation to their financial, investment and risk strategies. From 1994 to 2002, Zafar worked in the investment banking division of N M Rothschild. He started his career in 1990 with the investment banking division of Salomon Brothers.
Zafar successfully completed the Oxford Blockchain Strategy Programme, University of Oxford, UK. He also has an M.A. in economics from the University of Cambridge, UK.
Thomas Reuner, Executive Director
Thomas is an experienced strategy consultant. His deep understanding of the dynamics of the IT and telecommunications sectors comes from senior positions with IDC in Germany and with Gartner, NelsonHall and KPMG Consulting in the United Kingdom. Thomas’s expertise lies in investment research, evaluating and formulating business and IT strategy and analysing technology adoption.
Thomas has a PhD from the University of Göttingen in Germany.
Lord Nicholas Monson
Nicholas has significant experience as an investor relations adviser to listed companies in a range of sectors, including bio tech, engineering, natural resources, energy, technology and finance. His range of activities covers communications and helping to raise equity and debt.
He is also an author and has been a publisher, non-executive Chairman of a listed company and CEO of a charity.
Working together Zafar and Tom, with input from Nicholas, use their investment banking and management consultancy, contacts, experience and skills to source, make, grow and exit investments.