Asher Noor is the Chief Investment Officer and Group CFO for AlTouq Group – a sophisticated Saudi Arabian family investment office and a sought after public speaker. Asher is based in Saudi Arabia for more than 14 years and has worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers and Banque Saudi Fransi in the past. His last position was CFO for Morgan Stanley in Saudi Arabia. Asher is or has been on the board of many companies, in sectors as diverse as aviation, energy, financial services, infrastructure, information technology and telecom amongst others, representing AlTouq Group’s global investments. His achievements include taking a company public, executing the first equity swap on Saudi stock exchange, several M&A transactions, trade sale exits as well as financial restructuring and advisory roles for subsidiary companies. He is also the Chairman of the leading MENA alternative investments asset manager in UAE. Asher is a gold medalist, qualified trust & estate practitioner, chartered accountant and recipient of Middle East CFO of the year 2014 award. He is also a member of Pakistan and UK’s public finance accountancy bodies. He holds family business advising certification from Family Firm Institute (FFI) in USA and also on its editorial board. He is an MBA in family business from EDHEC Business School, France and also elected to its global alumni board.