Amana Manori is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Highness Global Capital Inc. Amana has two decades of global capital markets experience with a specialization in alternative investments, private opportunities and sophisticated capital (family offices, ultra-high net worth individuals and other institutional-grade investors). After earning her law degree, Amana built her career in-house to ultimately becoming the Chief Legal Officer and Chief Compliance Officer of the Canadian arm of one of the largest global hedge fund providers – the Man Group, plc. From legal and product structuring, Amana transitioned to the relationship-brokering at a boutique exempt market dealerships (EMD) where she co-built one of the most active placement agency firms in the Country. With her own financial services firm and securities dealership – Highness Global Capital Inc. – Amana continues to offer local dealer services to global issuers as an EMD, matches sophisticated capital with high quality alternative opportunities (and vice versa) and actively originates and sources deals, debt facilities and capital sources for Highness’ global strategic relationships. She continues to be a trusted advisor, consultant and mentor as a veteran in the legal and capital markets space.
Amana obtained a Juris Doctor (J.D.) from the University of Victoria, Faculty of Law in British Columbia; Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) with distinction in Political Science and Philosophy from the University of Victoria. Amana has completed the Governance Course (Intermediate), Canadian Board Diversity Council (CDBC) is a member in good standing of the Law Society of Ontario (LSO). Amana takes her insights and produces editorial content for various publications including Family Office Elite Magazine.