Shahram Hashemi is the Managing Partner of Aldenham Education Group (AEG), the global arm of the Aldenham Foundation (UK). Bringing his 25 years of Private Equity, investment banking and strategy experience with top-tier firms and sovereign wealth funds to AEG, he has invested in and actively managed early-stage, greenfield as well as turnaround opportunities in emerging markets.
He is also well-versed in the education sector, and has been responsible for a number of investments made in education. Shahram has sat on – and acted as an advisor to – a number of notable boards of directors, including the board of the Academic Zone for the Emirate of Ras al Khaimah. He’s an expert in making strategic decisions, with a strong track record, and has brought this expertise to AEG, where he played a key role in expanding AEG into Saudi Arabia, and in establishing Aldenham Prep Riaydh as the first school of its kind in the region.