Adam Ismail Ebrahim is the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of the Oasis Group, a wealth management organisation he established in 1997.
With keen entrepreneurial acumen, a passionate and disciplined approach to investments, Mr. Ebrahim’s leadership has developed Oasis into a well-diversified and sustainable business in the regulated ethical investment space.
Oasis offers its investors, based in South Africa, Ireland, the United Kingdom, the United Arab Emirates, Switzerland, Mauritius, Singapore, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman and Malaysia amongst others, access to its highly rated and well structured products through a personalised service offering. The company’s client reach is further extended through a deep and widespread distribution partnership established amongst private banks, wealth management companies, leading global platform providers and the local investment providers within each region.
As the Chief Executive Officer, Adam is responsible for the strategic direction and operating agility of the firm, including its financial soundness, the development of new and improved business, the delivery of simple and relevant product solutions, creating and sustaining strategic alliances, leading the Group’s customer service capability, optimising the business processes with technology, and motivating and mentoring a skilled and determined team.
Adam graduated with an honours degree in Economics from the University of Cape Town where he also completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Accounting. He is an admitted Chartered Accountant and Auditor in South Africa and has also completed the CFA Institute’s Chartered Financial Analyst Programme.
Prior to establishing Oasis, Adam cultivated his experience through the time he spent working for Deloitte & Touche in South Africa and in London before assuming positions as an analyst, portfolio manager, director, and partner of a prominent asset management organisation. With over 35 years of experience in the financial services industry Adam’s skill and leadership have ensured that Oasis delivers real value to all its investors.