Farooq is a Principal in the Investment Administration department. His is responsible for fund administration of private equity and real estate transactions. Previously, Farooq was Director at Instrata Capital and a Principal in Arcapita Bank B.S.C.(c). Farooq started his career with Bahrain Petroleum Company in the Finance Division. He holds a BSc in Accounting from the University of Bahrain and a CPA from California Board of Accountancy, USA.