Rami Cassis is an international dealmaker, investor, and operator. He leads Parabellum Investments, the family office he founded, which trades as a private equity firm, and which owns ieDigital.
During his tenure as executive chairman of ieDigital, Rami Cassis has helped the company become one of the UK’s most highly regarded financial technology firms, which counts some of the most recognisable high street banking and building society names among its client list.
Rami has a long pedigree of leading companies ranging from large, multinational corporates to lower mid-market firms. He has led several international complex transactions, always acting as the principal. Although he will sometimes step in as interim CEO, he usually acts as executive chairman.
Before he started Parabellum Investments, Rami held a number of leadership positions with corporations, including CEO, COO, Chairman and Operations Director. He shares this valuable, first-hand knowledge and experience with all the portfolio companies which are owned by Parabellum Investments.
Rami began his working life with Schlumberger, spending 10 years as an operating engineer before holding a succession of line management roles. Rami then had a brief consulting career, originally with KPMG before returning to line management with Atos, where he was Managing Director of BPO/ITO for the firm in the UK.
Rami holds degrees in Aerospace Engineering and Pure and Applied Mathematics, both gained at the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, where he was also awarded the university medal for the best undergraduate engineering thesis.
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