Alongside being a Partner at AMS Corporate Finance, Shabir is an entrepreneur and philanthropist who is the Executive Chairman at DCD London & Mutual plc (Finance, Real Estate, Banking) and the Deputy Chairman of Al Baraka Bank South Africa, and he previously served as the Chairman of EIIB Bank UK. He is also Chancellor of the University of East London, Trustee of The Prince’s Trust, Chair of Governors at Westminster Academy London and Chair of the Woolf Institute, Cambridge.
He has spent most of his 30 year career helping clients raise capital to achieve their strategic ambitions.
He served on the Government Asia Task Force, Ethnic Minority Business Task Force and on the YPO International board 2016-19.
In 2013 Shabir was awarded a CBE for his business, education, and philanthropic contributions.
Shabir is a Centenary Fellow at St Edmund’s College, University of Cambridge and has Honorary Doctorates from the University of Warwick and Kingston University where he graduated with a BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance. He also holds an MBA and is an Alumni of London Business School.