Mohsin Ahsan has over 20 years of experience with vast experience in financial sector. He started off his career in 1997 as a Business Analyst at GlaxoSmithKline Pakistan and subsequently moved into equity research in 1999 wherein he worked at Indosuez W.I. Carr Pakistan and Elixir Securities. He also worked as a Senior Research Analyst at Global Securities where he later rose to the position of Head of Research. He has coordinated and arranged visits of reputable foreign investors such as Arisaig Partners, ABN Amro Asset Management, JP Morgan and Credit Suisse to Pakistan. He also headed research at Invisor Securities in 2004. As a part of corporate finance transaction, he worked on arranging USD 50 Million equity financing for a leading paper and packaging mill for expansion. In 2009, he served as Head of Research for Asset Management, Saudi Arabia providing coverage across various asset classes with assets under management of approximately USD 1 Billion and later served as a Fund Manager, managing Saudi equity funds, discretionary asset management mandates and international fund of funds with assets under management of approximately USD 400 Million. Prior to joining Optimus Capital, Mohsin Ahsan worked with Arab National Investment Company, Saudi Arabia, as a head of local and regional equities. He holds MBA degree with major in finance from IBA.