Politics & Regulation

AIMA announces new Middle East initiative led by Jaffer


The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA), the global hedge fund association, has announced the launch of a new Middle East initiative led by an experienced and well-known figure in the industry.

AIMA says is seeking to create a network for managers and service providers in the Middle East that can give the local industry a voice in terms of engaging with investors and its relations with policymakers and regulators.

The initiative will be spearheaded by former AIMA chairman and current member of AIMA’s EMEA regional advisory council member Sohail Jaffer of FWU Group – who is