Yousif is a Director and the Head of MENA Private Equity at Arcapita. He is responsible for the origination, structuring and management of private equity Investments in the region. Previously, he spent 15 years originating, structuring, analyzing, monitoring and closing transactions in the real estate, private equity and asset-backed security sectors at various financial institutions including Al Salam Bank – Bahrain, Capital Management House and Gulf Finance House. Yousif is a CFA charterholder and a Fulbright Grantee, obtaining his MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson University, USA and Bachelor’s degree from the University of Ottawa, Canada.