Yazan is an accomplished executive with over 16 years experience in global real estate private equity, strategy & investments, and corporate finance. Within Direct Investments, Yazan spearheads &  oversees strategy formulation, deal sourcing, and full execution.

He has a global professional experience across multiple asset classes, having started his career in the US working for Multinational Enterprises  such as State Street Corp & Arthur Andersen, and later occupying senior executive roles in GCC Family Office Conglomerates

He holds an MBA Degree from The George Washington University School of Business in Washington, DC and a BSBA Degree from Northeastern University, D’Amore McKim School of Business in Boston, USA.