Spartech’s management team comes in with over 30 years of combined experience in private equity, venture capital and business operations.

Yagub Alserkal Co-Founder and Managing Director

Yagub is a serial entrepreneur with experience in private equity and investment banking across global firms including Deutsche Bank, ENBD Asset Management, and Advanced Technology Investment Company.
Previously, Yagub has worked with Mubadala Investment Company, where he co-managed USD 6bn and deployed USD 1.2bn of capital and was responsible for developing the investment relationship between the UAE and Kazakhstan.
Yagub is also the co-founder of YAS Investments, an investment and advisory firm serving startups and family groups in the UAE, and the founder of Themaar Consultancy Group, a VAT advisory firm, which he turned profitable in the first year with over 300 clients nationwide. He holds a BA with a double major in Banking & Finance and Marketing from the Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane Australia

Sachhyam Regmi Co-Founder and Managing Director

Sachhyam has over 11 years of experience in private equity and venture capital across New York, London, and Dubai. He is co-founder of YAS Investments along with Yagub. Under YAS, Sachhyam has invested and advised several start-ups as well as managed family group assets worth more than USD 4bn.
Past companies Sachhyam has worked for include Millennial Capital (Dubai), BECO Capital (Dubai), BNY Mellon (London), M3 (London), and Acuris Global (New York).
He holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Oxford, UK, and Bachelors in Economics and English from Moravian College, USA.

Amer Fatayer Venture Partner / Portfolio Manager

Amer has over 10 years of experience in M&A and VC in London and Dubai. Amer has executed six major turnarounds worth USD 3Bn in total shareholder value, managed transactions exceeding USD 2Bn, and managed primary strategic VC investments exceeding USD 100mm. Past companies Amer has worked for include, Charles River Associates (London), Deloitte Advisory (London and Dubai), Majid Al Futtaim, Rocket Internet, among others.
He graduated with a first-class honors degree from the University of Sheffield, an MSc from the London School of Economics, and an MBA from London Business School.

Sadnan Sadique Associate

Sadnan has experience working in finance and investment roles in the GCC region. Prior to joining Spartech Ventures, Sadnan worked with Millennial Capital, a consumer-focused venture capital investor, and with The Abraaj Group where he worked on portfolio management, fund reporting, and several special projects.
Other past roles of Sadnan include working as an analyst with Protiviti’s TAS team and with EY, Kuwait. Sadnan graduated with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration degree from the University of Pune.

Divyat Rungta Associate

Divyat has experience with consulting, IB, and India-entry strategy roles having previously worked with ZS Associates and RCS Advisors India. He has previously co-founded Project Sattva, a student-led micro-enterprise based in rural India engaging unemployed rural women in the dairy sector.
Divyat also works with early-stage founders globally to help with investor readiness. He holds a Master of Finance from the University of Cambridge and has a B.A Hons in Economics from Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi University.