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Fred Tabbal

Maples Fund Services Dubai
work Level 14, Burj Daman Dubai International Financial Centre PO Box 506734 Dubai
Regional Head of Fund Services – Middle East
work, pref+971 4 511 4201
cell+971 50 655 6760


Fred has overall responsibility for the fund administration business in the Middle East. He has more than 20 years experience in financial services operations and fund administration and reporting for wide range of investment funds.

Professional Background

Fred joined Maples Fund Services in 2012 and has extensive financial services experience with expertise and knowledge of best practices in operations of asset managers, service providers, and banks. He previously served as Executive Director of Operations at Dubai Capital Group, a member of Dubai Holding, and was responsible for implementation of scalable operational platform utilising best of breed technology solutions and workflows for proprietary trading and institutional fund management in the Mena Region. Fred has held other positions in the alternative asset management industry and fund administration in particular. His role as Head of Fund Services in the Cayman Islands positioned Caledonian Fund Services for record growth in AUM, while his contribution at Bisys-RK Alternative Investment Services as Director of Portfolio Accounting Operations delivered a scalable and flexible infrastructure to support rapid growth. Fred also held other executive positions within financial services in New York and most recently served as Chief Operating Officer of a boutique investment bank in Dubai. He also serves as advisory board member of Advent Software, EMEA.


Rutgers The State University of New Jersey – B.S. Accounting

Fairleigh Dickinson University – M.S Finance

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