Fahim Amdani, Head of Deal Origination at KBS Corporate Finance, has been awarded Young Business Development Professional of the Year at the Insider Young Professionals Awards, which were held in Manchester on the 19th April 2018.
The awards recognise and celebrate high achieving young professionals in the region, who are ‘rising stars’ within their industry. Fahim was nominated for his hard work and dedication to his work in corporate finance, along with his intellectual approach.
Fahim is an economics graduate from The University of Manchester, and following graduation began working for Barclays Wealth and Investment Management. Here, he held a position on the Middle East Desk, covering high net worth individuals, private banking, alternative investments, private equity, hedge funds, real estate and discretionary portfolio management.
Following this, Fahim worked as a private banker in the global wealth management division at JP Morgan.
He has been at KBS Corporate for over two years now, working within the Corporate Finance division and is responsible for developing relationships with Private Equity, Family Offices and overseas investors.
Fahim was also highly commended for a Young Professionals Award in 2017, which highlights his ongoing success.
Julian Coy, Managing Director of KBS Corporate Finance commented, “I would like to congratulate Fahim on yet another achievement, his dedication and commitment to the role has allowed the company to develop new relationships with multiple buyer types, opening up new avenues for our clients. As a Group, we are currently experiencing significant growth and success, and the award not only recognises Fahim’s capabilities to engage with buyers and deliver great results, but also the exciting direction in which the company is heading. Fahim is an asset to the company, a pleasure to work with and fully deserving of the award.”