Kevin Birkett, Director-Asset Management, Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC)
Kevin Birkett has spent most of his career in finance in the City of London. His first employer was Westminster Bank (later NatWest) before moving to Morgan Guaranty Trust Company (later J P Morgan). For the past 19 years he was employed by Merrill Lynch International, initially in the International Private Banking Group where he was Regional Head for the Middle East and for the final 6 years with similar responsibility for Merrill Lynch Investment Managers. Throughout his time with Merrill Lynch Kevin enjoyed considerable exposure to the Middle East both in the Gulf and beyond. He has been part of the DIFC team, specialising in Asset Management, since mid-2004.
- Dubai as international market place for financial Services
- The Dubai International Financial Centre
- Asset Managers & Private Banks in Dubai
8. Mai 2007