Chief Investment Officer, Tharshan Wijey

Tharshan Wijey

Chief Investment Officer

Tharshan Wijey, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) will spearheadthe development of Foundation Holdings’ long-term financialplanning and investment portfolio.

Bringing over 12 years experience to Foundation Holdings,Tharshan began his career with Morgan Stanley (Australia &Singapore) before moving to the GCC ten years ago. His focusover the past decade has been to develop industry defininghealthcare and education businesses, including Al NoorHospitals Group, Amanat Holdings, Taaleem and Sukoon.Tharshan has also closed multiple IPOs across the AustralianStock Exchange, London Stock Exchange and the DubaiFinancial Market, earning accolades including, EuroWeek’s‘Best Deal in Middle East & Africa’ and EMEA Finance’s ‘BestIPO in the Middle East’

Education is something Tharshan has always felt verypassionate about. He currently chairs the University of Sydney’salumni event in the UAE.

University of Sydney
Law & Commerce - First Class

Tharshan enjoys hiking and evenclimbed to Advanced Base Campon Mount Everest in 2007.
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