Essa Khaled Al-Essa has been with Al Safat Investment Company for 16+ years and currently heads the Operation Department. A Bachelor of Arts graduate from California State University / San Bernardino. He is a dedicated professional who’s throughout his career has contributed in the success of the company by playing different roles as Portfolio Manager (Asset Management) and Head of Operation Department over the years. His versatile skills play an important role in the daily functioning of the company operations.
Prior to working with Al Safat Investment Company, Essa worked with the Securities Group as their Local Market Dealer and Assistant Manager of Investment for over 2 years gaining key investment knowledge in a diverse and competitive setting. During his time, he established the Ajil after Market Department, the Ajil Market Making activities and Securities Group’s second established fund.
Essa also had an experience as a private banker in Gulf Bank for over 2 years, managing relationships with high net worth individuals, participating and discussing strategies and develop month plans to achieve targeted goals. He is also a Chairman in Alsafat Holding & a Vice President & board member at First Investment Company.
Essa is well versed with Ajil Trading applications, Option Trading, Financial Analysis and Stock Market Operations. His skills coupled with his undergraduate degree give him a unique and comprehensive view of business practices with an ability to provide sound financial advice.