Ahmed Badreldin
Director

Ahmed Badreldin is responsible for and oversees The Abraaj Group's investments in the Middle East and North Africa.  He joined the Abraaj Group in 2008 after eight years at Barclays Capital in London. Previously, he was with the oilfield services company Baker Hughes.  Mr. Badreldin graduated in Mechanical Engineering and Business Administration from the American University in Cairo and holds an MBA from Cranfield School of Management in the UK.  He serves as Director of Integrated Diagnostics Holdings, Spinneys, Stanford Marine Group, Mediaquest, and OMS, and is a Board Member of Endeavor Egypt.

Gabor Illes
Director

Gabor Illes is a founding partner of BXR Partners LLP, the in-house investment advisory arm of BXR Group, a leading international investment group headquartered in Amsterdam. Mr. Illes is responsible for originating and executing private equity investments globally and he is a member of the Investment Advisory Committee. Mr. Illes worked for the UK arm of a predecessor of the BXR Group between 2008 and 2010 prior to which he had a ten year career in investment banking with Credit Suisse First Boston in London.

A British and Hungarian citizen, Mr. Illes earned a MSc in Business Administration (First Class Hons) from Corvinus University, Budapest and a CEMS Master’s degree in International Management from the Norwegian School of Economics, Bergen. He holds several non-executive board positions at portfolio companies affiliated with BXR Group.

Smiyet Belrhiti
Director

Smiyet Belrhiti has over 14 years of private equity, corporate finance and consulting experience. Mr.
Belrhiti is director part of the investment management team of Abraaj responsible for screening, structuring
and executing investment opportunities as well as managing portfolio companies in the Middle East and
North Africa region. Mr. Belrhiti is currently a board member of a number of portfolio companies of
Abraaj including Viking Oil Field Services, Stanford Marine Group and CEPRO.

Derk Stikker
Director

Derk Stikker is the Chief Executive Officer of BXR Group and is a director of a number of Portfolio
Companies of BXR Group. He started his career as a banking consultant in the United States. After
returning to Europe, he became active within the oil and gas sector and was subsequently Chief Financial
Officer of IMC, a Dutch financial institution. He joined BXR Group in 2007, initially as Chief Financial
Officer of RPG Property and subsequently as Chief Operating officer and Chief Executive Officer of BXR
Group. A Dutch Citizen, he holds an MBA from the George Washington University in Washington D.C. in
the United States.