Ahmed Jibril is the Chief Executive officer of ARJ Investments Limited, a diversified private equity firm based out of Toronto, Canada with global interests in the aviation, real estate, auto parts and food services sectors.
He is also the Executive Chairman of 748 Air Services Kenya Limited since its founding in 1995. In this capacity, he has directly overseen all major strategic initiatives including long term strategic planning, balance sheet strategies Strategic relationships, and all new business development in the company. Mr Jibril has diligently managed the company and overseen its expansion from operating one aircraft in 1994 to operating an impressive 12 Aircrafts in 2016.
Prior to founding 748 Air Services, Mr. Jibril also held senior management positions at Standard Chartered Bank, Cooper & Lybrand and was a senior Partner at the accounting firm of MGI Adam & Associates.
Finally and most impressionable among his previous endevours is that he was also one of the founders of Nairobi Java House Limited, one of Kenya`s largest gourmet coffee and tea purveyors.
Mr. Jibril graduated from the University of Nairobi with a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce. He is a member of Institutes of Public Accountants of Kenya and founding member of the Association of Financial Analysts of Kenya. He is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accounts of England & Wales and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario, Canada.