Who we are

We are a consulting firm specializing in providing investment portfolio restructuring and disposal advice to GCC family offices, institutional investors, and high net-worth individuals.

Our Services

Investment Portfolio Evaluation Investment Portfolio
Evaluation

Investment Evaluation

We provide an independent evaluation and financial check of your investments vis-Ă -vis your risk profile and targeted goals, keeping in mind parameters such as asset allocation, diversification, past performance and future outlook.

Investment Portfolio Restructuring Investment Portfolio Restructuring

Investment Restructuring

Based on your current portfolio returns and your risk preferences, we can help identify alternative return generating opportunities to increase your return on investment.

Divestment
Management

Divestment

Drawing on our experience with a vast network of sell-side advisors, we work closely with you to find the most appropriate advisor for your investment and help manage the entire divestment process from drafting and floating the request for proposals (RFP) to monitoring the performance of the appointed advisor.

About Us

Wasif Ijlal
Principal

A seasoned investment banker and consultant, Wasif has spent the last 20 years working across the financial sector and consulting industries including 10 years in developed and emerging markets (MENA, Asia, Eastern Europe and the US) and worn different hats of a C-level executive, board member, and most recently, an entrepreneur.



His board level experience ranges from private equity to publicly listed entities in the financial, real estate and infrastructure sectors. During his career, Wasif has served as a board member on Faysal Bank, Sakana Holistic Solutions, Infrastructure and Growth Capital Fund, Dilmunia GPC, Emerging Markets Partnership (EMPA) Bahrain and Elixir Securities.

In his last position as Head of Asset Management, Wasif was managing an investment portfolio of $1.51 billion for Ithmaar Bank, where he was responsible for direct, LP and managed fund investments.

Wasif holds two Masters’ degrees in Business Administration (1994 and 2000) with focus on Business Strategy and Mergers & Acquisitions. He is also a Certified Board Member from PICG and a Chevening Scholar.

Engage Consulting

Office 508, The Fairmont Dubai
Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, UAE

+971 4 311 6651

+971 4 332 8810

info@engageuaq.com