Dr. Najat Benchiba-Savenius is Chief Operating Officer and Head of Investments and Board Member for a Royal Family Office where she oversees the management of numerous companies and businesses across jurisdictions.
Najat is also Founder and Director of Gazelle Advisory Group, a GCC-focused firm based in London that provides strategic leadership and vision to coordinate and align divisions and processes. In addition, comprehensive family office services are offered as outsourced Chief Operating Officers (OCOOs). Gazelle Advisory Group also bridges the gap between private equity, venture capital, real estate and direct investments and Arab family offices across the Gulf region. Najat has worked in and out of the Arab world since the late 90s and has fostered excellent family office and institutional investor relations. Najat has consulting experience across various sectors and industries in Europe, North Africa, Asia and the Middle East. Najat was latterly Head of Social and Economic Research, focusing on the GCC at Oxford Strategic Consulting and previously part of the McKinsey & Co Practice Management team in the Financial Institutions Group, Singapore.
Gazelle Advisory Group is a unique and independent advisory firm providing objective advice to UHNW and royal Arab families, family offices and select institutions.
Our objective is to help clients create, manage and preserve wealth across generations. We integrate smart and innovative programs with traditional family office services to provide solutions that withstand the test of time.
We work solely with Arab family offices and offer wealth and asset management, investment management and global family office services. We look after wealthy families, charities and endowments, who entrust us to oversee, grow and secure their financial interests.