Umar Saleem


Umar Saleem is a C-level Executive, Advisor and Board Member with 29 years of experience in corporate finance, operational and financial restructuring, business transformation and advisory services across a broad spectrum of industries including construction, real estate, manufacturing, retail, distribution and technology and diversified conglomerates. Mr. Saleem is the Co-Founder and CEO of Maven Investment Partners, a boutique advisory firm focused on delivering Corporate Finance Advisory, Transformation & Restructuring Advisory, Interim & Crisis Management and Corporate Governance initiatives. He is currently leading some of the largest financial restructurings in KSA’s private sector. Prior to setting up Maven, he worked as Chief Transformation Officer and Group CFO at Al Jaber Group in UAE, where he successfully led $1.6 billion debt restructuring negotiations. He closely worked with senior management of all business units and developed a detailed transformation plan to significantly reduce overhead costs across the multi-billion dollar Group.