Hussein Khalifa is a seasoned private equity investor and an accomplished investment advisor with extensive transactional experience.
Prior to Meteor5, Hussein joined MVision Private Equity Advisors in 2001 as a Founding Partner and manages varied global client mandates and provides valuable expertise to investors throughout the investment process given his background. He has deep relationships in the US investor community among public pension plans and endowments, and also maintains a wide network of key relationships with sovereign wealth funds throughout the Middle East and Far East, as well as numerous institutional investors and family offices in Europe and elsewhere.
Previously Hussein was a founding director and chief executive of Archstone Capital, a UK corporate finance advisory boutique, supervising a private equity portfolio encompassing over 40 General Partners and a number of direct investments, and advising clients ranging from ultra-high net worth families to high growth and start up technology companies in the US, Europe, Far East and Middle East.
Hussein has a Bachelor of Arts degree with Honors in International Economics & Politics and Chinese from Middlebury College. He has completed studies at the London Business School and Peking University in Beijing China and is an alumnus of the Georgetown Leadership Seminar. Hussein is proficient in French, Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin) and Spanish, and has a working knowledge of Italian and Malay.
Hussein is an Advisory Board member of the RAND Corporation’s Centre for Global Risk and Security, and of the Anthony Quinn Foundation and of Alwan for the Arts. He is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society and
a former member of the board of directors of the Arab Bankers Association of North America.