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Our senior advisors
Zarif Munir is a senior Principal with The Boston Consulting Group, based out of Chicago. His areas of expertise include turnarounds, operational and organizational effectiveness. He has worked closely with Fortune 500 companies in the industrial goods, consumer goods, healthcare, and software development space. Over the last 11 years, Zarif has worked out of BCG's Asia, Latin America, and North America offices, prior to which he was with Price Waterhouse Coopers for 2 years as an auditor. He is a Certified Public Accountant, and holds a Masters in Business Administration with Distinction from The Kellogg School of Management.
Shabbir Ahmed is a Managing Partner of Princeton Global Equity, USA, a management and investment company established to generate and manage private equity and venture capital. Prior to this, Shabbir was CFO and V.P Finance & Control, Europe at Stanley Works (Aug 2006 - Jun 2007), a worldwide manufacturer and marketer of tools hardware and specialty hardware products. He also worked as Vice President, Change Management, at Johnson Controls Inc. (JCI), the world's largest independent supplier of automotive interior systems and leading worldwide supplier of building control systems, services and building management. His expertise lies in extensive knowledge in Finance, Control, Business Restructuring and Business Development with large multinational companies.
Nasim Ali is a Managing Partner of Princeton Global Equity, USA, a management and investment company established to generate and manage private equity and venture capital. He was the Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of SBLI USA Mutual Life Insurance Company, a USD 2 billion financial services company. Prior to this he was with USLIFE Corporation, as Senior Vice President. He has earned the professional designation of an Actuary from the American Academy of Actuaries and the Society of Actuaries. He studied at the London School of Economics, England where he graduated with high honors, majoring in Mathematical Economics and Actuarial Sciences. He then came to the USA to continue graduate studies in Actuarial Science. He was the first Bangladeshi in North America to become an Actuary. Nasim has been very active in mainstream public and political activities. Governor James E. McGreevey appointed him to the New Jersey Governor's Asian American Commission in 2003.
Professor Jahangir Sultan is the Gibbons Professor of Finance at Bentley College, and Founding Director, of The Hughey Center for Financial Services/Trading Room Bentley. His research interests include topics such as foreign exchange exposure management, hedging, international portfolio diversification, closed-end country funds, country risk analysis, effects of political risk on financial markets, financial liberalization in emerging economies, modeling volatility using GARCH, insider trading, and program trading. Has 18 articles published or forthcoming in the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of International Money and Finance, Journal of Financial Engineering, Journal of Financial Research, Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, Journal of Applied Financial Economics, Real Estate Review, Journal of Futures Markets, Open Economies Review, Pacific Basin Capital Markets Research, Review of Research in Banking and Finance, the Chicago Board of Trade Working Paper Series, and Columbia University Working Paper Series. Received grants and awards from the Atlanta Fed, Columbia University, the Chicago Board of Trade, The Asian Development Bank, The Thai SET, USIA, and Bentley College.