Education: University of Maryland
Pre-MBA industry: Consulting
Pre-MBA role: Engagement Manager, Elixir (a McKinsey company)
Clubs: Private Equity and Venture Capital
About me: Aziz came to LBS to have a world-class international MBA experience and to gain exposure to opportunities in a global community in the heart of London. He has a passion for venture capital and startups. During the MBA, he has worked in several startups in part-time roles and did an internship in venture capital. He is currently working in a full-time role in a VC based in Saudi Arabia. Outside of school, he enjoys playing different types of sports such as tennis, squash, and CrossFit.
Aziz holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Maryland, College Park in the United States. Before coming to LBS, Aziz spent two years working in consulting as an engagement manager at Elixir, a management consultancy company owned by McKinsey and Co. Prior to that, he spent six years working in projects and venture management with SABIC, one of the largest petrochemicals companies globally.
Three topics I can be approached about: Venture capital; startups in the Middle East; consulting