Our people

The skill, dedication, vision and creativity of our people drives our success.

Investcorp develops, retains and attracts talented people of many nationalities, and provides a distinctive culture in which they can thrive and excel. We promote an entrepreneurial environment and a partnership mindset.

We employ dedicated, client-focused individuals with the ability to make the right connections to the right deals on behalf of clients.

Co – Chief Executive Officers

  • Mohammed Al-Shroogi

    Mohammed Al-Shroogi

    Bahrain

    Mohammed Al-Shroogi

    Mohammed Al-Shroogi

    Bahrain

    Co-Chief Executive Officer

    Mohammed Al-Shroogi is Investcorp’s Co-Chief Executive Officer, responsible for placement, investor’s relations and administration.

    Over the course of a career that began more than four decades ago, Mohammed has built and nurtured a wide network of strategic business relationships across the Middle East and North Africa, spanning key regulators, central banks, financial institutions, corporates and senior government officials.

    Mohammed joined Investcorp in 2009 as President of the Firm’s Gulf business. He oversaw the development of private equity investment business in the MENA and Turkey region and Investcorp is now the largest private equity investor in the Gulf. He also was instrumental in rebuilding the Placement and Relationship Management team after the financial crisis and this team is raising more capital in alternative investments than any other firm in the Gulf.

    He was appointed Co-CEO in 2015, upon the founding Chief Executive Officer’s retirement. Since then Mohammed has been instrumental in a number of growth initiatives for the Firm. These include broadening the client base and deepening market share with a wider product offering like Core US real estate, club and co-investment private equity deals, and European real estate. He is also spearheading an initiative for distribution of Investcorp’s products in Asia.

    Prior to joining Investcorp, Mohammed was Division Executive for the Middle East and North Africa region and CEO for the United Arab Emirates at Citigroup.

    In addition to being Co- Chief Executive Officer of Investcorp, he currently serves as Chairman of L’azurde Company for Jewelry, a Saudi Joint Stock Company; Chairman of GCC Board Directors Institute (BDI); Member of the Board of Trustees for Bahrain Centre for Studies & Research; Member of National U.S. – Arab Chamber of Commerce, Washington D.C.; Member of the Board of Injaz Al Arab; and Board Member of the Crown Prince’s International Scholarship Program (CPISP).

    Mohammed has been a member of the Bahrain Shura Council, Member of the Board of Trustees at Bahrain University and a member of the Bahrain Economic Development Board, as well as serving as Chairman of Investcorp Saudi Arabia Financial Investments Company.

    Mohammed holds a BA in Commerce from Kuwait University and has attended the Harvard Management Executive Program.

  • Rishi Kapoor

    Rishi Kapoor

    Bahrain

    Rishi Kapoor

    Rishi Kapoor

    Bahrain

    Co-Chief Executive Officer

    Rishi Kapoor is Investcorp’s Co-Chief Executive Officer, responsible for overseeing the Firm’s investment activities across North America, Europe and the Middle East, covering Corporate Investments, Real Estate Investments, Alternative Investment Solutions and Credit Management. He chairs the Firm's Investment Committees across its different product lines, as well as the Firm's Financial Risk Management Committee.

    Rishi joined Investcorp from Citigroup in 1992, and has held several positions at the Firm since then, including Chief Financial Officer from 2003 to 2015. During his tenure as Chief Financial Officer, Rishi spearheaded several public and private capital market transactions for Investcorp across global capital markets, including a listing of Investcorp's shares on the London Stock Exchange. Rishi was responsible for navigating the Firm through the Global Financial Crisis of 2008-09 through a timely and significant de-risking and de-leveraging of the balance sheet, raising additional capital, refinancing outstanding debt and arranging access to liquidity and capital on a revolving basis in support of the Firm's business model, thereby positioning Investcorp in a competitively advantageous position to recover and benefit from the opportunities coming out of the great recession.

    He was appointed Co-Chief Executive Officer of Investcorp in 2015, upon the founding Chief Executive Officer’s retirement.

    Rishi holds a Bachelors degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, and a Masters in Business Administration from Duke University.