Oday Al-Shammarri - M.D.

Mr. Oday Al-Shammarri appointed MD brings modern approach to Asset management 

His well established connections and links across the Financial sectors, 

secures strategic steps in delivering professional conduct at all levels, at all times 

 Proven Projects Delivery Manager and an 'eye for opportunity'

He is designated to manage In-House Portfolios, Investments and Private Wealth 

to promote groups goals and objectives. 

''Campaign to diversify''

Holds a degree in HND Business Finance and Management, with distinction passes. 

He is a well experienced, focused and dedicated professional delivering highest levels of management, negotiations

and strategic development solutions. His greatest strengths are his leadership, drive and attention to detail. He

thrives on challenges and is always keen on exploring new business and investment opportunities.

Part of one of the most respected, oldest and well known families in the Middle East. 

He is fluent in Arabic, English and well conversed in other languages.  

Well connected with various HNW individuals and their corporations that trust in his insight and professionalism.

He also has extensive Business Consultancy experience in

strategic management, investment feasibility studies, Risk analysis, Investment delivery 

Highly engaged and experienced in all aspects of Trade and Commodity Supplies, 

including Agriculture and Food commodities, Charcoal, Crude Oil and Petroleum Products. 

Achieved various trading supply contracts, created Joint Ventures, provided consultation on Wealth Management,

promoted investment projects and other investment solutions in Technology, Energy and Real Estate from South

America, Europe, Middle East and GCC area's.

Rolando A. Blackman - Shareholder/CEO


Rolando Blackman is a retired Panamanian-born American professional basketball player. He was a four-time All-Star who spent most of his career with the Dallas Mavericks. 

In recent years Rolando has been involved in the Financial sector, as well as Charitable Foundations, utilizing his image and connections to bridge key people and promote investments. 

Rolando Blackman is on the Board of Directors of the Assist Youth Foundation. The foundation's goal is to advance opportunities for underprivileged kids in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex and across the globe.

Rolando's personal project is the Rolando Blackman Foundation - The L.E.A.P.P. Academy. 

Philippe J. Gilleman - Snr Economist & Risk Analyst


Philippe Gilleman is our Senior Economist, originally from Belgium and based in São Paulo- Brasil for many years. He brings more than 30 years of experience in financial consulting, offshore banking, import-exports of commodities, logistics ( Gilleman Logistics S.A.), auctions and developing of new markets. He also specializes in Latin American agribusiness, imports-exports and commodity trading (sugar, coffee, food flavorings) . 

Fluent in French, Portuguese, English and very good understanding of Spanish.


Rolando Blackman Foundation - L.E.A.P.P. Academy Presentation