Sanzar Kakar


Sanzar Kakar
Mr Sanzar Kakar graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelors of Science in Computer Science Engineering and from Warwick Business School with a Masters in Business Administration. At the University of Pennsylvania, Mr Kakar served as the Manager of the Wharton Graduate Association. Following his undergraduate degree, he worked for Merrill Lynch as a Technology Analyst on a trading desk for bonds and equities, creating a link for automatic reporting to the New York Stock Exchange.

Mr Kakar started in Afghanistan as an Investment Associate for Acap Partners, setting up a $20 million venture capital facility and sourcing over 300 new deals for consideration. Mr Kakar joined as an Executive Advisor to the Attorney Generals Office of Afghanistan on a U.S. Department of State program to reorganize the institution and set up a national paper and computer criminal case management system spanning seven-justice institutions. Mr Kakar then served as the Economic Advisor for the Afghanistan Investment Climate Facility, setting up operational and fiduciary requirements for the seven-year £30 million grant facility in Kabul, followed by a promotion to Deputy Interim Team Leader. Mr Kakar speaks English, Pashtu, and Dari.


  • Business consultancy
  • Business restructuring and insolvency
  • Company secretarial and administration
  • Human Resources
  • IT consultancy


  • Banking, finance and related support services
  • Charities and not for profit
  • Education
  • IT, communications and technology
  • Real estate
  • Sport