Abbas Jafarian is the Founder and Chief Operating Officer of Black Pearl Capital, a Swiss based asset management and investment company since 2007. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He received his honors degree from the University of Kent at Canterbury in International Relations and Management Science.
He also received his MBA from the London Business School in 1998.
He has over 25 year’s experience in the finance field and previously co-founded property and asset advisory firm Symphony Partners Plc, where he sourced and structured property and private equity deals within the Eurozone area. During this time, Abbas has also sat on the investment committee of several investment trusts, advising them on investment strategy and asset allocation. Abbas was previously an investment executive with Morgan Stanley and has worked at Deloitte and Arthur Andersen.
He also runs Black Pearl Capital’s private equity fund, where he oversees a global portfolio of diverse investments spread over 4 continents and spanning numerous industries including Financial Services, Real Estate, Natural Resources, Technology and Entertainment.
Originally born in Iran, Abbas now resides in Monaco.