Investor Relations

Board of Directors

Dr. Ahmed Al-Mutawa

Chairman (Non-Independent and Non-Executive)

Experience

  • Over 20 years of experience in economics and financial sector.
  • Vice Chairman of GFH Financial Group BSC.
  • Board Member of Dubai University College - UAE.
  • Board Member of Dunia Finance - UAE.

Qualification

  • Ph.D. in Economics from Georgetown University - USA.
  • Master in Economics from University of North Carolina - USA.
  • Bachelor in Economics from University of Cairo - Egypt.
Dr. Ahmed Al-Mutawa

Abdulkarim Ahmed Bucheery

Vice Chairman (Independent and Non-Executive)

Experience

  • 40 Years of experience in the field of Professional Banking
  • Board member of Bahrain Credit Facilities Co. (BCFC)
  • Vice Chairman of Ibdar Bank
  • Chairman of Bahrain Bourse

Qualification

  • BSc in Economics Science from Aleppo University, Syria
Abdulkarim Ahmed Bucheery

Hisham Al Rayes

Board Member (Non-Independent and Executive)

Experience

  • Over 19 years of experience in the financial and banking sector.
  • Chief Executive Officer of GFH Financial Group BSC.
  • Managing Director of GFH Capital Limited.
  • Director at Shuaa Capital, UAE
  • Chairman Tunis Bay Project Co. - Tunisia.
  • Chairman Gulf Holding Company - Kuwait.
  • Chairman of BFH Real Estate SPC - Bahrain.
  • Chairman of Morocco Gateway - Cayman Island / Marakesh
  • Chairman of Balexco - Bahrain.
  • Vice Chairman of Falcon Cement Co.

Qualification

  • Master in Business Administration from University of DePaul - USA.
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical / Electronic Engineering from University of Bahrain.
Hisham Al Rayes

Sh. Ahmed Bin Isa Khalifa Al Khalifa

Board Member (Independent and Non-Executive)

Experience

  • 29 Years of experience in the fields of Project & Information Management
  • 16 Years of experience at the Ministry of Interior, currently the Assistant Undersecretary of Nationality, Passports & Residence Affairs (NPRA)
  • Board member of the Labor Market Regulatory Authority
  • Board member of Bahrain Airport Company

Qualification

  • Master Certificate in Project Management from the George Washington University, USA
  • BSc in Computer Science from Saint Edwards University, USA
Sh. Ahmed Bin Isa Khalifa Al Khalifa

Abdulla Abdulkarim Showaiter

Board Member (Non-Independent and Non-Executive)

Experience

  • Over 38 years of experience in the banking industry.
  • Deputy CEO, Wholesale Banking, Emirates Islamic Bank - Dubai.
  • Board Member of First Energy Bank - Bahrain.
  • Board Member of Al-Mahraab Real Estate Company - Kuwait.

Qualification

  • Attended several courses in the field of banking and finance.
Abdulla Abdulkarim Showaiter

Khalid Mohammed Al Khazraji

Board Member (Independent and Non-Executive)

Experience

  • Over 30 years of experience in the fields of Management, Entrepreneurship, Human Resources & Education
  • Adjunct Professor at the University of Dubai
  • Member of the Board of Trustee of the University of Dubai
  • Member of the Board of Trustee of Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government
  • Major professional contributions to the UAE’s Ministry of Labor
  • Major professional contributions to the United Arab Emirates University
  • Participation in various training workshops, conferences & programs in the US & Switzerland
  • Published multiple books & research in fields such as Entrepreneurship, Management, Labor, etc.

Qualification

  • Ph.D. in Business Administration (Major: Management, Minor: Management Information System) from the University of Mississippi, USA
  • Master in Business Administration from Loyola University, USA
  • Bachelor in Business Administration from the University of Miami, USA
Khalid Mohammed Al Khazraji

Fawad Tariq-Khan

Board Member (Non-Independent and Executive)

​E​xperience

  • General Manager of SHUAA Capital,  UAE
  • Over 13 years of experience in the field of Management & Investment.

Qualificat​​ion

  • MSc in Business Studies, University College Dublin Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School, Ireland.
  • BSc in Computer Science & Economics, University College Cork, Ireland.

Fawad Tariq-Khan

Luay Hasan Ahmadi

Board member (Non-Independent and Executive)

Experience

  • Over 19 years of experience in Management & Investment.
  • Chief Placement Officer of GFH Financial Group BSC.
  • Senior Executive Officer of GFH Capital Limited.

Qualification

  • Master in Science (EgMt) from the Georgy Washington University - USA.
  • Bachelor in Business Administration (Finance/Minor Accountancy) from the Georgy Washington University - USA.
Luay Hasan Ahmadi

Yousef Ibrahim Al Ghanim

Board Member (Non-Independent and Non-Executive)

Experience

  • 10 Years of experience in the field of Management
  • Deputy General Manager for Investment & Development of Alam Almesila General Trading Company, Kuwait
  • Acting CEO & Head of the Executive Committee of Alaman Investment Co., Kuwait
  • Board Member of Alaman Investment Co., Kuwait (Listed)
  • Board Member of GFH Capital
  • Managing Partner of Gatelink Communications Co.

Qualification

  • Bachelor in Accounting from Kuwait University
  • Certificate in Credit Management from the Institute of Banking Studies, Kuwait
Yousef Ibrahim Al Ghanim

Mohammad Abdulmohsen Al Rashed

Board Member (Non-Independent and Non-Executive)

Experience

  • 9 Years of experience in the field of Business & Finance
  • Consultant for Rashed Al Rashed Group Company

Qualification

  • Bachelor in Business Administration from the Fairleigh Dickson University, Canada
Mohammad Abdulmohsen Al Rashed