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For a large retail company with multiple branches - turnaround, training and transformation
For a large retail company with multiple branches - turnaround, training and transformation
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Using the right tools for a HNWI for investing in fixed assets – Full fledged real estate investment strategy with finance planning, computable forecasting, and structural implementation for maximizing ROI by using data-driven digital tools for precise decision making
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Translating future change for an Aerospace and Defense company - Comprehensive analysis, commercial strategy and future planning
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- Internationalisation
- Vertical and horizontal integration
- Go To Market
- Business modelling
- General business strategy
- Business planning
- Government relations


- Transformation of the finance function
- Capital markets and financial institutions
- Billing, collection and cash management
- Financial modelling
- Wealth and financial management
- Budgeting, profitability and cost management
- Restructuring

External growth and financing

- M&A
- Due diligence
- Post-Merger Integration
- Fundraising management
- Joint venture structuring and implementing


- RFP, RFQ, RFI management
- Procurement transformation
- Procurement subcontracting
- Government concessions and PPP

Support to SMEs

- Strategic support to SMEs
- Financial and corporate consultancy for SMEs
- Start-up development
- Business incubation, acceleration, and advisory for Startup/SME financing

IT and technology

- IT, digitization and transformation
- Big data and analytics
- ERP and automation

Sales and marketing

- Business development
- KPI management
- Services marketing
- Partner and executive relations management
- Sales and implementation
- Account management
- New product development
- Strategic PR management
- Market research and analysis


- Business Law
- Tax advisory, accounting and auditing


- Sustainability and social responsibility


- Industrial operations set-up
- Organizational and process improvement
- Quality assurance
- Compliance
- Certification preparation
- Operations management
- Feasibility studies
- Operational improvement
- Continuous improvement and lean
- Outsourcing
- Risk management

HR and people development

- HR and policy development
- Professional training

Project management

- Project management

Ideas of industry focus:

- Food and agriculture
- Private Equity, Venture Capital, family offices
- Banking and Financial services
- Chemicals
- Economics
- Automotive and Autos accessories
- Healthcare, medicine and drugs
- Industrials
- Pharmaceuticals and life sciences
- Clothing and fashion
- Oil, gas and mining
- Energy
- Ports
- Luxury
- Environment
- Sweets and confectionary
- Public sector
- Education
- Defense and aerospace
- FMCG/Retail
- Technology and digital
- Transportation
- AI and Intelligence
- Real estate
- Gold

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Hassan Al-Shama

CEO | Strategy, Real Estate, Commerce

Exposed to a wide array of sectors, Hassan consolidates his global experiences and packages that through innovation brought to the table believing in the vision of changing the way we do things. He believes that full potential is still locked away and clients are not getting the optimal value needed. With transformati...

Yaman Al-Shama

President | Trading, Gold, Autos

Yaman believes in reshaping larger organizations for which he is known to associate with. He has a trustworthy reputation for finding solutions when no one can and be at the frontline before the issue is even thought of. He believes in strengthening the core of services through teamwork and unity while connecting the...

Dick van Schooneveld

Managing Partner, Netherlands | Telco, Utilities, High tech

Dick is a high-energy, enthusiastic, decisive, proactive, result oriented, structured senior professional with 30 years’ experience in the consulting and technology/telco sector. Entre/intrapreneurial professional having fulfilled many international leadership positions in the high tech, telecoms and utilities industr...

Sungil Chung

Managing Partner, Korea | Manufacturing, TMT, Digital

With over 30 years of experience and influence in the market representing what the Hylman Global Enablers bring to the table, Sungil has successfully provided managemen...

Howard Ramsden

Managing Partner, South Africa | Energy, Data infrastructure, Project Management

Howard has more than thirty (30) years professional experience, mostly in electricity and energy sector development in Southern Africa. With extensive knowledge and experience in the African power sector, Howard has been responsible for renewable energy advisory services business development and project management in...

Martin Guthardt

Senior Partner, USA | Supply chain, EPC, Carbon neutral technologies

Martin has a 24-year record of success negotiating and leading all phases of multimillion-dollar EPC turn-key projects for utilities, private-sector clients, Solar...

Diarmuid Barry

Managing Partner, Ireland | Outsourcing, Business Development, SaaS

Semih Ergur

Managing Partner, Turkiye | Investment banking, Finance, Infrastructure

With 35+ years of experience, Semih encompasses extensive leadership proficiency on a regional scale as an enabler of growth and change. He has worked as a C-suite across several large-scale organizations and family offices and led them towards major accomplishments . Semih has closed a total of over 60 major tran...

Sebastien Guichard

Managing Partner, DRC & FA | Business planning, Risk, Case modelling & DD

With more than 20 years of experience, including three years in New York, in consulting firms (Arthur Andersen, PwC & Deloitte) serving clients from various sectors, Energy & Resources (Mining), Financial Services including Real Estate, Telecommunications and Public Sector, among others.


Rajeev Gupta

Senior Partner, India & SAARC | Minerals & Metals, Cement, Industrial & Defence

Rajeev has 30 years of rich experience in Engineering, Cement, power plants, Industrial, Defence, EV & Automotive, out of which 20 years at Leadership roles as CEO/MD/Board level roles in Global Companies in India and Indian large Billion Dollars Conglomerates. Rajeev has rich experience in JV/M&A, technology tie-ups, br...

Peter Luk

Managing Partner, China/HK | Start-ups, Fin/Green/Bio/Med Tech, Advanced manufacturing and Robotics

Peter is passionate and wholly contributing to build, develop and nurture the ecosystems in view of supporting and funding start-ups, acting as super connector and collaborators for business matching, as a strategist and facilitator for go-to-market activities, crafting and stimulating meaningful project initializatio...

Umang Sahai

Senior Partner, India & USA | Healthcare, Public sector, Government relations

Patrick Fay

Senior Partner, USA | Investment, Financial services, Capital markets

Muriel Gilbert

Senior Partner, EU | Public relations, Communication, Marketing/Outreach

Proven expertise in wide range of Management & Communications Projects (Internal & External), hired as ‘Chargé de mission’ for many companies/federations/associations/NGOs Worldwide. One of Muriel’s favorite quotes is "Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars." In fact, she is always forcing herse...

Bob Epps

Managing Partner, AUS & NZ | Risk & Compliance, Governance, Organizational Change

Yoshinori Aoyama

Managing Partner, Japan | Pharma, Education, Manufacturing

Sohail Shah

Managing Partner, Pakistan | Infrastructure development, Program management, Public Sector Capacity Building

Sohail holds over 32 years of exposure to international development trends, having successful delivered large projects or programs with a cumulative worth of US$5.2Bil in UK, Pakist...

John Moscicki

Managing Partner, USA | Logistics, Construction, Nuclear power

One of John’s favorite definitions of leadership comes from John D. Rockefeller who said "Real leadership is getting ordinary people to do extraordinary things." All of these are true, but only effective if applied properly with good judgement and positive intent. In John’s experience, effective leadership is based fi...

Alessandro Stricca

Partner, Hungary | Politics, EU diplomacy, Chambers of commerce

Alessandro is very active in the business community life mainly in Hungary but with excellent ties in the hole Central Eastern European Area, being active in the Chamber of Commerce network (EU-Chambers, Budapest Chamber of Commerce, EUCHAM, Italian and Greek and Cyprus Chambers) in social organisations (Lions Interna...

Peter Kelleher

Partner, UAE | FinTech, Wealth management, Digital

Peter has extensive business experience in delivering digital and technology solutions globally, in the trading and investment management space. Peter has experience of growing a niche business within a large organisation and delivering solutions from local institutions to large global enterprises. Primarily in a hunt...

Shaheen Ahammed

Senior Partner, Qatar | Agriculture, Manufacturing, Transportation

Robin Zaragoza

General Manager | M&A, F&B, Agriculture

Robin is an experienced strategy consultant. Former PwC/Strategy& and Accenture, he has held leadership positions in multinational companies, as well as created and grown several businesses, in the UK and overseas. His expertise spans from business strategy to Mergers and Acquisitions and business internationalisation...

Sheikh Ahmed

Partner, Asia | Turnaround management, SME advisory, Accounting and Auditing

Sheikh has a proven track record demonstrating excellent time management skills. A known associate to the SMEs in the GCC region, Sheikh empowers the use of innovation and change to envisage a new way of doing things aligned with the mission of Hylman. With his extensive knowledge and experience, as such being a certi...

Hussain Al-Ghamdi

Partner, Saudi Arabia | Defense, ICT, Telecom

Julien Louis Croses

Partner, Latam | Compliance, Business development, Family offices

Julin brings strong culture and diversity that is inspiring. With over 20 years of professional experience, Julien successfully bridged the value between Latin America and Europe, and vice versa. Running complex projects for large family groups and organizations, Julien combined talent for compliance and mastered the...


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Alessandro Stricca

Partner, Hungary | Politics, EU diplomacy, Chambers of commerce

Semih Ergur

Managing Partner, Turkiye | Investment banking, Finance, Infrastructure

Peter Luk

Managing Partner, China/HK | Start-ups, Fin/Green/Bio/Med Tech, Advanced manufacturing and Robotics

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