Mr Fareed is an entrepreneur and philanthropist. He founded a company from zero to 25 million. He is serving temporarily as Acting Chief Executive Officer & a board member of an investment bank with 150 million assets. Also, He is Chairman & Managing Director of the Bader Group of Companies and serves as Chairman of a number of other firms, including Angivest ventures W.L.L, Gulf Membrane and Coating Industries, Star Gate Telecommunications, Green Tech Middle East and Green Product Industry.
In addition, he is a member of the industrial committee at the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry. He serves as a past president and Board Member of the Rotary Club of Manama & past president Toastmasters FTC.
He was a founding member of the French Chamber of Commerce in Bahrain and is a member of several business fraternities including Bahrain Engineering Society, Bahrain Contractor Association, as well as a board member for several organizations such as Entrepreneurs Organisation as a finance chair Bahrain Chapter, and American Chamber of Commerce in Bahrain.
Mr Fareed holds a BSC in Civil Engineering from the University of Wales, Swansea UK. He is based permanently in Bahrain & passionate about helping startups to find their hidden potential. Moreover, he loves reading, classical music and public speaking.