Chief Executive Officer, BahrainView Profile
Chief Executive Officer, BahrainView Profile
Chief Executive Officer, Bahrain Joined BOK International in October 2015
Nabeel AlTattan has over 26 years’ professional experience in Islamic and conventional banking, insurance and real estate. Appointed as CEO of BOK International in October 2015, Nabeel was entrusted with the responsibility for establishing the first overseas branch of the Bank of Khartoum in the Kingdom of Bahrain.
Prior to joining BOK International, Nabeel was part of the founding members of three financial institutions. He has held senior management positions with prominent Sharia’s-compliant financial and real estate institutions. These include Venture Capital Bank, Arcapita Bank, Al Salam Bank and Manara Development Company. He previously worked for Shuaa Capital and Securities & Investment Company (SICO), having started his career with Arab Insurance Group.
Nabeel is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), and holds a BSc degree in Business Administration from Husson University, Maine, USA.
Chief Financial OfficerView Profile
Chief Financial Officer Joined BOK International in March 2016
Ahmed Darwish is responsible for managing the Financial Control Department and the Human Resources & Administration Department at BOK International.
Prior to joining BOK International, Ahmed held the position of Vice President at Sage Capital, where he was an active board member in a number of investments with a mission to represent and safeguard the shareholders’ interests. He was also responsible for the establishment of the finance, operations, human resources, and administration departments at Tadhamon Capital where he was the Director of Finance & Operations for a period of six years. Earlier, Ahmed was an auditor at Ernst & Young in charge of the audit of major banks and financial institutions in Bahrain.
Ahmed holds a B.Sc. in Accounting from the University of Bahrain, is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), and is licensed as a Certified Islamic Professional Accountant (CIPA) by AAOIFI.
Head of OperationsView Profile
Head of Operations Joined BOK International in February 2016
Muhammad Habib ur Rehman carries 10 years of professional excellence in various capacities in wholesale and corporate banking. He has managerial experience in the faculties of Financial Institutions, Transaction Banking and International Trade Finance, Treasury Operations and Compliance.
Prior to joining BOK International, Muhammad worked with Allied Bank Limited – Bahrain where he was looking after International Trade Finance, Financial Institutions and Compliance Risk Management.
Habib holds a Master’s Degree in Banking and Finance from G C University, Lahore followed by Professional Diploma in Compliance from ICA and The University of Manchester, UK.
Head of TreasuryView Profile
Head of Treasury Joined BOK International in September 2016
Mahmood has extensive diversified experience in Treasury, Investment Banking and Business Development.
Prior to joining BOK International, Mahmood was earlier the Head of Treasury at BMB Investment Bank and previously held senior positions with Alubaf Bank, The Arab Investment Co (TAIC), and Citibank N.A., Bahrain.
Mahmood graduated from the University of Bahrain with a BSc. in Business Management and holds a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from University of South Wales, UK. He is a member of the Inter-Arab Cambist Association (ICA) and Professional Risk Managers Association (PRMIA).
Head of Financial InstitutionsView Profile
Head of Financial Institutions Joined BOK International in September 2016
Jehad Al Alawi brings with him over 25 years of banking experience.
Prior to joining BOK International, Jehad was the Global treasurer for Bank Alkhair, acting as head for both Bahrain and Malaysia. He also held senior positions with Oasis Capital Bank, Qatar National Bank (Islamic) and served as a senior part time lecturer at Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance. After obtaining his MBA in the early part of his career, Jehad joined the leading private equity firm Investcorp and focused on advising high net worth individuals on investment opportunities. He then joined Bahrain Islamic Bank and was responsible for establishing the corporate banking department as well as an innovative credit card structure, the first of its kind among Islamic Financial services. During Jehad’s two and a half years with Bank Muscat International, he enhanced business growth from USD one hundred million to USD one and quarter billion making the Islamic unit contribution to 20% of the bank net profit.
Jehad holds an MBA from Henley Management College, Brunel University in the UK.
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