With 16-years of experience, El-Hakim joins the company from Invesco where he was head of business development and sales for Asia-Pacific and Middle-East ETF markets. He also held similar positions for the likes of Source ETFs, HSBC, ABN AMRO and Bear Stearns.
Hector McNeil, co-Founder and co-CEO of HANetf said "The growth of ETFs in Europe has been unprecedented and more asset managers see ETFs as a critical part of their future growth strategy.
"Faisal's global experience in ETFs will be a significant advantage to our international client base as they prepare their European ETF entry. Strengthening our relationships with established asset managers will enable HANetf to deliver a full platform of ETFs covering all asset classes."