Daraius is a Associate Director in Cedar’s Middle East and European offices and has over 30 years of experience in the financial services and banking industry, with 27 years spent at HSBC, most recently as a Chief Operating Officer in the investment bank in Hong Kong.
Daraius has extensive global and regional experience across nine countries based out of Hong Kong, London, and Dubai, and is currently advising on projects based out of Europe and Asia. He was responsible for driving large business, process, and technology transformations, including M&A and post-M&A integrations. In addition to an LLB, Daraius recently acquired a Financial Times post-graduate Board Director accreditation specialising in corporate governance. Currently, he is advising Boards, CEOs, and businesses of all sizes around the world on key strategic and business optimisation issues.