Investor Relations

Board of Directors
Hisham Ahmed Al Rayes

Hisham Ahmed Al Rayes

Chairman (Non-Independent and Executive)
​​​​​Experience:​​
  • Director since June 2012
  • Over 23 years of experience in the Financial and Banking Sectors
  • Group Chief Executive Officer and Board Member of GFH Financial Group – Kingdom of Bahrain
  • Chairman of the Global Banking Corporation (GBCORP) – Kingdom of Bahrain
  • Chairman of Esterad Investment Company BSC - Kingdom of Bahrain
  • Chairman of GFH Capital Limited – UAE
  • Chairman of Infracorp – Kingdom of Bahrain

Qualification:

  • ​Masters with Honors in Business Administration from the University of DePaul – USA
  • BSc with Honors in Engineering from the University of Bahrain

Hisham Ahmed Al Rayes
Sh. Ahmed Bin Isa Khalifa Al Khalifa

Sh. Ahmed Bin Isa Khalifa Al Khalifa

Vice Chairman (Independent and Non-Executive)
Experience:
  • Director since March 2017
  • Over 33 years of experience in governance and Project & information management
  • Currently holds the position of Undersecretary for Ports and Maritime Affairs in the Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications – Kingdom of Bahrain

 

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
Ali-Murad

Ali-Murad

Board Member (Non-Independent and Non-Executive)

​​​​​Experience:​​

  • Director since April 2022
  • Over 20 years of experience in the Banking and Private Sectors, as well as the fields of Credit Analysis, Treasury, Private Banking, and Investment
  • Managing Director and Co-Founder of Pinnacle W.L.L. – Bahrain
  • Board Member of GFH Financial Group
  • Board Member in several companies such as GFH Capital SA, GFH Capital Dubai, Al Areen Holding Company, and EAT app

​​​​Qualification:​​

  • BSc and BA in Marketing from Suffolk University, Boston, Massachusetts – USA

Ali-Murad
Hussain Sayed Ali Al Hussaini

Hussain Sayed Ali Al Hussaini

Board Member (Independent and Non-Executive)
​​​​​​​Experience:​​
  • Director since December 2020
  • Over 36 Years of experience in the financial and banking sector
  • Previously occupied many positions such as Chairman, Vice Chairman, and Member of various Boards and Committees for companies, financial institutions and investment firms​​ 

Qualification:

  • MBA in Marketing and Management from DePaul University – USA
  • BA in Economics from Concordia University – Canada
  • PMD from Harvard Business School – USA




Hussain Sayed Ali Al Hussaini
Isa Abdulla Zainal

Isa Abdulla Zainal

Board Member (Independent and Non-Executive)

​Experience:

  • Director since September 2020
  • Over 37​ Years of experience in the fields of Audit, Business Advisory, and Islamic Investment Banking
  • Vice Chairman of Global Banking Corporation BSC 
  • Board Member of Bahrain Bay Utilities Company BSC 
  • Board Member of Banque Al Baraka D’Algerie – Algeria
  • Board Member of Nuyu (Women Fitness Company) – KSA
  • ​Board Member of Eazy Financial Services BSC 

Qualification:
  • BA with Honors in Accounting from University of Bahrain
  • CPA from the State of Georgia – USA 



Isa Abdulla Zainal
Mazen Ibrahim Abdulkarim

Mazen Ibrahim Abdulkarim

Board Member (Independent and Non-Executive)

​​Experience:

  • Director since September 2020
  • Over 26 Years of experience in the fields of Banking and Financial Investments
  • ​Board Member of Sayacorp Aqar W.L.L. – Kingdom of Bahrain
  • Board Member of Esterad Investment Company BSC – Kingdom of Bahrain
  • Board Member of Gulf Investment Corporation GSC – State of Kuwait

Qualification:

  • BSc with Honours in Finance from Bentley University – USA​







Mazen Ibrahim Abdulkarim
Mosabah Saif Al Mutairy

Mosabah Saif Al Mutairy

Board Member (Non-Independent and Non-Executive)

​​​Experience:

  • Director since September 2020
  • Over 28 Years of experience in the fields of Administration, Accounting, and Investment
  • Board Member of the Royal Guard of Oman Pension Fund
  • Board Member of Hotel Management Company (Chedi)
  • Board Member of Oman National Investment Development Company SAOC – Tanmia
  • Board Member of Bank Muscat Money Market Fund – Sultanate of Oman
  • Board Member of united Security GCC Fund – Sultanate of Oman
  • Board Member of Takaful Oman Insurance – Sultanate of Oman
  • Board Member of Bank Nizwa – Sultanate of Oman
  • Board Member of Oman Munition Production Company
  • Chairman of Audit Committee for Hotel Management Company (Chedi)
  • Chairman of Audit Committee for Tanmia​
  • Chairman of Audit Committee for Takaful Oman Insurance
  • Chairman of Audit Committee for Oman Munition Production Company
  • Audit Committee Member of Bank Nizwa – Sultanate of Oman

Qualification:

  • MBA in Finance from the University of Lincolnshire & Humberside – UK
  • Postgraduate Qualification in Accounting from South Bank University – UK



Mosabah Saif Al Mutairy
Reyadh Eid Al Yaqoob

Reyadh Eid Al Yaqoob

Board Member (Independent and Non-Executive)

​​​Experience:

  • Director since October 2018
  • Over 33 Years of experience in the fields of Leadership, Management & Project Supervision within the Government Sector​

 

Qualification:

  • MSc in Systems Management from the Naval Postgraduate School - USA
  • National Diploma in Aerospace Studies from the Brunel - UK
  • Certificate in Operation Research (OR) from the Royal Military College of Science – UK

Reyadh Eid Al Yaqoob
Salah Abdulla Sharif

Salah Abdulla Sharif

Board Member (Non-Independent and Executive)
​​​​​​​Experience:​​
  • Director since November 2020​
  • Over 30 Years of experience in the fields of Conventional and Islamic Banking & Finance, Commercial and Wholesale Banking, as well as Industrial and Infrastructure Advisory
  • COO of GFH Financial Group – Kingdom of Bahrain
  • Chairman of Falcon Cement Company
  • Vice Chairman of Infracorp
  • Vice Chairman of Gulf Holding Company
  • Board Member of GBCorp
  • Board Member of CapCorp

Qualification:

  • MBA from the University of South Wales – UK
  • ​Senior Executive Leadership Program from Harvard Business School – USA ​


Salah Abdulla Sharif