Principal, Timbuktu Capital Management
Ousmane Diagne is investment manager and principal of Timbuktu Capital Management, LLC, a Boston based asset management and investment advisory company.
He is a member of the CFA institute and The Boston Security Analysts Society, Inc. Ousmane has over 15 years of experience working both as a market maker (trader for Charles Schwab) and as financial advisor. His experience through two financial crises and the rigorous training of the CFA program have equipped him with the necessary skills to manage assets for both institutions and high net worth individuals.
With his consulting experience, he was selected as a MIT ideas global challenge competition judge; he has given lectures at various institutions such as Princeton University. Ousmane holds degrees in Electrical Engineering and Economics and Business from Lafayette College Easton, PA. He is the president of the Senegalese Organization of MA since 2013. Married and father of two girls, he lives in Chestnut Hill, MA and enjoys playing soccer, swimming, and gardening.
Muslims in America and around the world are seeking to invest individually and institutionally in ways that embody their values. But much of the discussion within Islamic finance can seem to focus on “negative” screening, i.e. staying away from “sin” industries and excessive debt, with much less weight given to “positive” screening i.e. encouraging sustainable […]