Jahangir Aka, Managing Director, joined the firm in January 2015 and is based in London, United Kingdom. Jahangir is Head of Official Institutions, managing and developing Neuberger Berman’s business with Central Banks, Sovereign Wealth Funds and Multilaterals. From January 2015 to August 2020, he was Head of Middle East and Africa based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Prior to joining Neuberger Berman, Jahangir was with SEI for 9 years, initially covering the UK and later established SEI’s presence in the Middle East. Earlier in his career, he spent nine years at Standard Chartered Bank, having worked in roles across Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Formerly at Standard Chartered he was Head of Product, Sales, and Marketing for International and Private Banking based in London. Jahangir graduated from King’s College London with a BSc in Mathematics and Management.