Hamad Dawood

Investment Analyst

Hamad joined the XPV team in 2016, he uses his market intelligence and financial analysis skills to directly benefit our companies.

Prior to joining XPV, Hamad was the Manager of Finance for DYL Motorcycles (formerly Yamaha Motorcycles), where he was responsible for the financial analysis, planning, and control of group finances including working capital management.

Hamad gained an in-depth understanding of the water sector through his role as Market Intelligence & Corporate Development Analyst at Newterra. During his time there, Hamad collaborated to create an in-house Corporate Development division as well as formulated a market research strategy to take advantage of the changing regulatory landscape. Hamad also led the Research and Intelligence department, where he was responsible for screening and maintaining an investment pipeline across new geographies, end-market segments and technologies.

Hamad holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Finance and Marketing from Concordia University. He completed the Financial Modeling and Valuation Training Program from the Investment Banking Institute and has completed the CFA level I exam.

Hamad is extremely passionate about the water sector and even when not at work, spends his days reading about new opportunities and advancements in the area. He is also interested in golf and is an avid Manchester United fan.