Thamer serves as an investment analyst for Blue Bear. He recently completed his MBA from IE Business School in Madrid where he specialized in Finance with a focus on valuation. Before his MBA, he worked as an analyst for a $2.5 billion family office where he researched investment opportunities in equities, fixed income, and real estate. He performed due diligence both on potential direct investments and on private equity fund managers for external capital allocations.

Prior to his family office experience, Thamer participated in a rotational program of key operational departments of Gulf International Bank including treasury operations, asset liability management reporting, country and counterparty credit and financial institutions.

Thamer holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Bentley University. He also participated in the Investment Banking Institute financial modeling and valuation training program in New York City.