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Magdalena Ostałowska
Head of European Division

A Polish-born Swiss citizen. In Blackhorse Middle East Solutions Limited she handles coordination of cooperation with our clients in the EU.

She has been studying law at the University of Geneva and, moreover, linguistics and literary studies at the University of Luxembourg. In the years 2002-2006 she was working in Basel for a pharmaceutical company Roche as a key account manager. In 2006 she left for Paris, where she took up a position of a corporate communication advisor in the Sanofi group.

Since 2008 she has been running her own business, taking care of the images of members of the board in world’s largest pharmaceutical companies. In 2014 she has joined our team.


 

Zrzut ekranu 2014-04-18 o 18.44.42Omar Saidi
Head of Qatar Division

A Qatari citizen. In Middle East Solutions Limited he is responsible for the coordination of the Qatar Division. He provides end-to-end business management for our clients in Qatar.

Omar has graduated from the prestigious King’s College at Cambridge University with honors. He is an expert in international relations and tax law. In the late 1990s he participated in the formation of the Qatari TV channel Al Jazeera, where he worked until 2003, mainly fundraising. In 2003-2009 he served in a governmental unit responsible for fraud detection.

In 2009 he left and became an independent advisor for safety, operating on commission of various institutions and organizations. He has been also working for our company since 2014.


 

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Head of Kuwait Division

A Kuwaiti citizen. In Blackhorse Middle East Solutions Limited his duty is to coordinate the Kuwait Division. He supervises operations performed by our partners from Kuwait City for our clients.

Following the independence of Kuwait in 1991, Zaahid started working for the Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research, where he conducted research on the matters of financial engineering. In the 20 years of his scientific career he has developed many economical and financial theories.

Since 2011 he has withdrawn from any scientific research. He creates analyses and reports for such international giants like Sberbank, Dexia, or Deloitte. He has joined our team in 2014.


 

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Head of Saudi Arabia Division

A South African citizen born in Johannesburg. He has been residing in Rijad for 17 years. In Blackhorse Middle East Solutions Limited he coordinates operations of the division in Saudi Arabia.

For many years Riaan has been running his own legal counselling firm, offering legal aid to those from low social classes. He cooperates with many companies and international organizations, which provide his business with financial support.

Until now, owing to Riaan’s courtesy, we have used his contacts in Rijad. In 2014 he officially joined our newly formed team and had been running operations for us across Saudi Arabia ever since.


 

Zrzut ekranu 2014-04-18 o 18.44.28Lucy Lan Ying
Chief Secretary

Chinese citizen, currently residing in Hong Kong. She runs our company, taking care of all the administrative, formal and financial issues.

Lucy is an accountant by education. Soon after graduating from Peking University she took up a job in the audit department in China Pacific Insurance. In her career, Lucy has been working also as a development director assistant in Shanghai Pudong Development and as an expert in the controlling department for Marriott International in Dubai.

We had been benefiting from her accounting services long before our company was founded. In 2014 Lucy has officially joined the Blackhorse Middle East Solutions Limited.