1291 Group Dubai

Marc-André Sola

SENIOR EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Educational background: Master of Law, with 25 years of experience in financial services and international wealth and tax planning.
Professional stations: Founder of the 1291 Group and a number of other companies in different sectors.
Important values: I believe in family and long term relationships. I want to help my clients with all my experience and network. In all my undertakings I try to create a win-win situation for all parties involved.

1291 GROUP DIFC Limited was founded in 2022 to satisfy the needs of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Dubai International Financial Centre is the leading financial hub for the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA). Located in the heart of the Financial Centre of Dubai, we provide wealth planning solutions that fit the long-term financial goals of our clients. We are regulated by Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA).

Our Oath of Independence:
Ensuring Quality Tailor-Made Wealth Protection and Insurance Solutions

How do we do it? We work with over 20 insurance companies in 15 different jurisdictions. With this geographical breadth, we are able to offer tax- compliant insurance solutions for clients from over 50 countries. Our typical clients are investment professionals and their (ultra-) high net worth clients. Our global financial solutions include:

  • Private placement policies (life insurance or annuity plans)
  • Universal life insurance (including premium financing)
  • High death benefit policies
  • Private and personalized pension plans and pension administration
  • Introduction to seasoned and successful portfolio managers and private banks
  • Assisting in the set up of trusts and companies by referral to our cooperation partners

Before entering our range of products, these are all tested and proven through our specialists. Our partners in the financial and insurance sector go through a thorough evaluation process and are continuously monitored by our experts.
Financial professionals and investors from all over the world benefit from our tailor-made investment solutions.

 

For more information about our Insurance Solutions, please contact us: info@1291group.com.

Marc-André Sola

SENIOR EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Educational background: Master of Law, with 25 years of experience in financial services and international wealth and tax planning.
Professional stations: Founder of the 1291 Group and a number of other companies in different sectors.
Important values: I believe in family and long term relationships. I want to help my clients with all my experience and network. In all my undertakings I try to create a win-win situation for all parties involved.

Kenette Martin

SALES & OPERATIONS MANAGER

Educational background: Bachelors of Science in Information Technology (BSIT) at Jose Rizal University.
Professional stations: Years of hands-on experience in corporate structuring, customer service, administrative and legal support. A strong knowledge and understanding of setting up corporate offshore structures as well as onshore companies in the United Arab Emirates.
Important values: To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

Priyanka Roy Jivani

PARTNER

Educational background: She is a finance major with Financial Modeling and Valuation Analyst (majoring in Mergers and Acquisitions) certified and studied Venture Finance at Oxford University. Professional stations: With over 17 years of cross-functional and cross-industry experience, Priyanka is a thorough professional with a proven track record of successfully managing various assignments aligning with the overall objectives of the organization. She has been an integral part of A-listed organizations in the past. Her last project was with Quilter PLC where she was the Global Head of Banking – Sales, and Strategy, based out of the UK. Due to her previous projects, she has worked in international markets like Switzerland, Europe, the UK, Singapore, UAE, Africa, and Latin America.

Jacque Peenz

PARTNER

Educational background: Bachelors of Law (LLB) - University of Pretoria - 2012
Professional stations: Stations: Admitted practicing attorney in the High Court of South Africa since 2014. Wealth structuring specialist advising several family offices, advisers and private clients in the Middle East and Asia at Trident Trust (Dubai). Important values: Life is the equivalent of a persons choices and the value of life is measured by relationships that you keep and the choices that you make.

Margarida Mendes

MARKETING MANAGER

Educational background: Margarida holds a Bachelor's degree in Political Science and a Master's in Business Administration from ISCTE Business School, where she wrote a thesis about the importance of strategic planning tools in organizations.
Professional stations: Margarida is no stranger to the financial world, soon after her studies, she joined BNP Paribas and afterwards the Global Fiduciary Group, a wealth management company based in Dubai where she acted as its Marketing Communications Manager. Before joining 1291 Group, she worked for a leading insurance provider in the UAE. She is fluent in Portuguese, English, and Spanish with Arabic on its way.
Important values: I believe greatness begins beyond your comfort zone.

Faiza Bouaissa

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT

Educational background: Business Administration, subj. Sciences & Office management, Private Sciences Institution WIPA, Germany Commercial management / Procurement
Professional stations: Over 11 years of experience in Dubai working for Multinational group of companies as Executive Assistant, in Office Management and Controlling. Build and launched from 2010 two own fashion design-companies in Dubai. Many years of work experience in Germany being active in the fields of Commercial management and Procurement of SAP experts -IT and HR-related.
Important values: Respect and Trust are fundamentals of a good and lasting relationship.

Oren Rose

PARTNER

Educational background: 20 years of experience in financial services, Fintech Author of four economic books
Professional stations: Established GNC Ltd, Liri Holdings, director of PFS Ltd, 1291Group
Important values: I believe in honesty and loyalty, which are the basis of any good and fruitful relationship. I value individual freedom. I strive to bring innovative and creative solutions to my clients.

1291 GROUP DIFC Limited

UAE: Office 1102D, Burj Daman
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
P.O. Box: 506519
Phone: +971 4 554 7135
Email info@1291group.com

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