From 2012 to 2015, Omar worked as a trader at John Lock Investment, one of the main French CTA funds where he collaborated in the development of decision models to select stocks using quantitative analytical techniques. From 2005 to 2009, Omar was the manager of the Absolute India Fund (AIF) at Absolute Capital Management. He joined ACMH after his long/short equity trader experience with ARKAGA Fund, a London-based hedge fund. Omar built his experience base at BAREP Asset Management, a hedge fund group based in Paris, where he was responsible for the risk division for long/short equity and fixed-income funds in emerging countries. He graduated in financial engineering from the Ecole Supérieure d'Ingénieurs Leonard de Vinci (ESILV).