Per4m Asset Management
Wealth & Fund Management

Dr. Iyad Farah – CIO,CEO

Prior to becoming the General Manager of Per4m Asset Management Limited, Iyad was the Head of Equity Solutions at Aviva Investor from 2000 to 2013. Iyad led an investment team with the responsibility for managing a broad range of equity products (with assets under management in excess of £25 billion).
Iyad was the lead manager for the Global retail high income funds, involving innovative use of call overwriting techniques to enhance income and reduce volatility of returns. The Aviva Investors Global Balanced Income Fund won several awards including the Lipper Fund Award 2014, for “Best Fund over 5 years, Mixed Asset USD Balanced – Global”. Iyad’s team also managed regional long/short market neutral satellites designed to add value to a £20B index fund.
Prior to Aviva Investors, Iyad worked at NPI for 4 years as a senior Quant Analyst after a period where he worked as a Senior Research Associate at the University of Wales. Iyad has a PhD in Applied Mathematics from the University of Wales, MSc in Aeronautical Engineering from the University of Manchester and BSc in Aeronautical Engineering from the Israel Institute of Technology. Iyad is also a CFA charterholder.