Principal Portfolio Manager, Absolute Return Strategies, The World Bank Pension Fund
Mohamed Farid is a Principal Portfolio Manager, managing the Absolute Return Strategies portfolio of the World Bank Pension Plan in Washington D.C.. He has over 17 years of experience investing directly in hedge funds and is an active member of the Investment Committee of the Pension Plan of the World Bank. Prior to joining the World Bank Pension Plan, Mr. Farid has worked for Deloitte & Touche and KPMG financial consulting group. Mr. Farid started his career in commercial banking and worked in several positions in Treasury and Trade finance functions. He holds a Master’s degree from the Johns Hopkins University (SAIS) in International economics and political science as well as a Master’s degree in Banking and Finance from Finafrica foundation in Milan, Italy.