Bashar Alrehany has been a Managing Director at VRG Capital since 2022. Mr. Alrehany has over 25 years’ experience as a CEO and board member in the financial services, technology, and health care sectors.
Currently, Mr. Alrehany is a Non-Executive Director of MCI OnHealth Technologies, which owns and operates one of Canada’s leading primary care networks demonstrating how insights from data can be translated into effective treatments. He also serves as a Board Member of Infrastructure Ontario, a provincial crown agency - creating a connected, modern, and competitive Ontario. Additionally, he is a member of the Advisory Board of Veritas Investment Research, an independent equity investment research and asset management firm. He also is a member of the Board of Directors of Children Mental Health Ontario.
Mr. Alrehany earlier was a member of the Global Management Board of Euromoney Institutional Investor plc, leading the Investment Research Division which comprises two globally leading investment research brands: BCA Research and Ned Davis Research Group. He became CEO of BCA in 2003 and Executive Chairman of NDR in 2017, positions that he held until August 2021. He also served on the Board of Directors of Euromoney Institutional Investor plc as an Executive Director from 2009 to 2016.
Before joining BCA, Mr. Alrehany spent six years as CEO of Dow Jones Markets Canada and Bridge Information Systems Canada, and 13 years at Reuters plc in various management roles in Canada and the Middle East.
He has a diploma in Mathematics and Computer Science from Teesside Polytechnic, England.