Mounsif played football for more than 14 years for German clubs on a semi-professional level and subsequently became a football referee for another couple of years.
Before joining Spike Consulting as a managing partner, Mounsif was a director at a management consultancy in Frankfurt coordinating activities within Europe and the MENA Region.
With 17 years of experience in the financial services industry, Mounsif has considerable expertise about leading banks, asset managers, financial services provider, private equity companies, hedge funds, insurance companies, and reinsurers – mainly in areas such as strategy development, business process reengineering, product structuring, project management and regulatory requirements.
He has been involved in assignments all over Germany as well as in London, New York and in the MENA region, gaining substantial experience abroad.
After his trainee program with a leading German bank, Mounsif started his career as a management consultant with a London based firm, before he joined Ernst & Young where he was part of the Global Financial Services team. From 2007 until 2010 Mounsif has been working as a project manager at Emirates Bank in Dubai, where he was heading the project management office (PMO) for the Risk Management Department of the Emirates NBD Group. In his position at Emirates NBD, he was directly reporting to the Group Chief Risk Officer (CRO).
Mounsif holds a degree in Business administration, specialised in Banking and Finance and a degree in Business Law with a focus on financial law. He is currently completing his master program in commercial law (LL.M.).
Kai is a former semi-professional tennis player in Germany`s second division.
An expert in real estate with a significant experience in financial services, he has served as a senior advisor to several financial institutions, including major international banks, wealth management institutions and blue chip companies. Kai is regular participant at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
Before joining Spike Consulting as a managing partner, he was the founder and managing director of Pantheos Consulting, a German real estate advisory company.
Prior to that, he worked with NAI Apollo, a major real estate commercial company, and Eschner & Partner, where he gained substantial experience in the residential real estate business. Kai has completed his traineeship at Porsche AG, Frankfurt.