Arqaam Capital

Board of Directors

Riad Meliti
Chief Executive Officer

Riad Meliti is Chief Executive Officer of Arqaam Capital.

Mr Meliti is an investment banker with over 19 years of experience. He began his career at Credit Suisse First Boston and then moved to UBS Warburg, before finally joining Barclays Capital. He was a Director and Head of the Middle East desk at Barclays Capital, with added responsibility for Central Bank relationships. Under his management, the Middle East business at Barclays Capital grew eight-fold in terms of revenue base; with the Central Bank business showing an increase in revenue of 80% over the 18 months for which he was responsible. In 2004, Mr. Meliti left Barclays Capital to found the CiC Group, which subsequently re-branded to Arqaam Capital.

Mr. Meliti has a Bachelor's in Economics from University College, London.

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  • 19DecArqaam Capital announces Closing of the Investment advised by NBK Capital Partners in Falcon Group, the owner of 4Sale, the leading online classifieds business in Kuwait [+] Read More
  • 11NovArqaam Capital Launches Fixed Maturity Sukuk Fund: Noor Bank raises 130 million USD [+] Read More
  • 16OctThe Virgin Mobile Middle East and Africa Sukuk led by Arqaam Capital won the Structured Bond/Sukuk deal of the year [+] Read More


Arqaam Capital Limited
Level 27, Index Tower
Dubai International Financial Centre
PO Box 506687 Dubai
United Arab Emirates
Tel: +971 (0)4 507 1700