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 
  • Chairman of Bahrain Bourse
  • Chairman of Bahrain Clear Co.
  • Chairman of KMB management Solution
  • Independent Chairman of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee of the Board of Naseej Co.
  • Vice ​Chairman of Ibdar Bank
  • ​Member of the Executive Advisory Committee of Arab Tourism Co, Jeddah​

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 me​mber of the Labor Market Regulatory Authority​

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)
Dr. Khalid gained his experience from three major sectors Academic, Government, and Private sectors. In Academic he was the associate dean of School of Business and Economic at the UAE University. In government he held the position of the Deputy Minister of Labor. And in private sector he was the Deputy Chairman of Majed Al Futtaim R​etail and a business owner

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