Tony Shidid is a principle at Tessa Investments Inc. and Giganteus PE Management focused on the needs of private equity investors. He has a background in real estate development and portfolio management working in various sectors in Mexico, Lebanon and the United States. Mr. Shidid is a graduate of Texas A&M University with degrees in Architecture and International Land Development and an MBA from Baylor University. He has served on various boards and non-profits including: Southeast Dallas Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, French-American Chamber of Commerce, Dallas City Plan Commission, Southern Dallas Development Corp, US Green Building Council and Beirut One. He has also volunteered as a small business advisor and served as a GED teacher for the Adult Basic Education Program – Dallas ISD.