Atiya Habib
Atiya leads the overall business of Virtuoso Property Group and the investment committee for UK. She is the Founder and the Managing Partner of Virtuoso Capital (VC) - a boutique private equity platform. In 2014, VC and the Clark Group of UK agreed to collaborate, with Atiya heading up the Clark Group in Asia.
Previously she had built, restructured and led various businesses within global banks. Most recently she was a Managing Director with Barclays Bank heading their debt business across Europe, Middle East, South Asia and Africa. She has extensive experience of advising corporate and institutional clients across the capital structure, private equity, leverage, structured property finance, commodities and infrastructure. She has financed more than 100 mid cap private equity deals in Europe. She has extensive in-depth insights into emerging markets through her various leadership positions at Standard Chartered Bank.
She is passionate about universal education and diversity agenda. She is a board member of Developments in Literacy in Hong Kong and a mentor for The Women Foundation 2014-15 program. She speaks Urdu, Hindi and French.