MISSION & VISION
Combining expertise in wealth management and comprehensive financial guardianship to provide clients with principled, tailored solutions.
Working closely with our clients, we consider all facets of their lives and ambitions, where we offer the most personalised service to deliver their financial goals.
Utilising strategies in innovative, socially responsible investments, GSB Capital aims to deliver trusted performance for our clients.
By taking an ethical and transparent fee-based approach for our advice, our clients have peace of mind they will receive an entirely autonomous approach.
SETTING US APART
With a passion for guiding clients during a 20 year career in financial services, Dean is driven to deliver client focused life planning solutions. Beginning his career with Friends Provident in 2001, Dean moved to the Middle East in 2007 with the Group. Since then and based in Dubai, he has worked for both Friends Provident International and Standard Life over the past 14 years. Dean holds a Bachelor of Science degree with Honours in Business Systems Modelling and holds qualifications from multiple insurance and wealth management bodies, including the Chartered Institute of Insurance (CII) and Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI).
Partner & Non-Executive Director
Swetha graduated with a Bachelors of Commerce and thereafter a Masters in Finance and promptly moved into the Freight & Logistics field. Having spent seven years in with the same company, she transitioned to GSB Capital, taking up the role of Finance Manager in June 2021. In her spare time she lectures in accountancy and business studies at universities in her native country, India.
Katie is a Bachelor of Arts graduate with a Major in Communication. She joins GSB Capital with more than 10+ years of experience in Customer Service and Back Office Sales Support. Katie moved to Dubai in 2014 to broaden her horizon and has climbed the ladder within the wealth management industry since then.
Client Relationship Director & Associate Partner
Over the past 10 years Jason has developed elite relationships both in a private client environment and with HSBC top tier clients. Holding an MBA and CISI certifications combined with a sound understanding of the financial services industry, Jason adds a personalised touch to supporting GSB clients.
Having started his career with the Largest Private Banking Outfit (Kotak WM) in India fresh out of FLAME University with honours in Finance & Investments, Pratik has always had client centricity, integrity & efficiency at the crux of his relationships & interactions. Moving bases from India to UAE, he had stellar stints with SCB, Mashreq & in his last assignment with Emirates NBD, he provided advice on USD 75 M in client investment portfolios. Pratik holds the Level 3 and qualifications from the CISI, UK.
Originally from Yorkshire in the UK, Lewis has spent 4 years working in financial services in the Middle East before joining us at GSB Capital. His focus is holistic estate planning. Lewis has a background in politics and economics, and is a keen golfer in his spare time. Also, keep an eye out for him in Arabian business money, where he is a regular columnist.