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.