Neuberger Berman Appoints Jahangir Aka To Head of MENA

Feb 23 2015 | 4:57am ET

Neuberger Berman announced the appointment of Jahangir Aka as Head of Middle East & North Africa (MENA). Aka will be based in Dubai and report directly to Dik van Lomwel, Head of EMEA and Latin America.

Aka joins Neuberger Berman from SEI Investments, where he worked since 2006. In his most recent role at SEI he was Managing Director, Head of Middle East. Prior to his time at SEI, Aka worked at Standard Chartered Bank for eight years and served in roles across Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

Aka's new role will center on boosting the company's business in the MENA region. 

"As we continue to deepen client relationships and gain new ones in the MENA region, it's important to have experienced professionals with local expertise," said Dik van Lomwel, Head of EMEA and Latin America. "Jahangir has a deep understanding of the needs and priorities of our local clients and we look forward to his insight and contribution."

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