Abdulla Al Marri is the Founder and chairman of Qatar First Bank LLC (Public). Al Marri held several senior positions in the government including Undersecretary and Advisor to the Amiri Diwan of the State of Qatar.
Al Marri served as Vice Chairman and a member of the Executive Committee of Qatar Islamic Bank from 1993 to 2002. He also hold senior positions at a number of international companies in Qatar, including serving as Chairman of International Projects Company and Chairman of Ajyad International.
Al Marri is holder of a BA in International Affairs from George Washington University in the USA.
Al Jomaih is the Vice Chairman and the CEO of Al Jomaih Automotive Company. He also serves as CEO of Al Jomaih Water and Energy Company, Al Jomaih Bottling Plants (Pepsi Cola) and Aljomaih Can Manufacturing Plants. In addition he is the General Manager of Aljomaih Holding Co. for the Eastern Province. Al Jomaih sits on the board of several companies including Al Jomaih and Shell Co., and he is the Vice Chairman of Pendekar Energy Limited.
Al Jomaih holds an MBA from University of Santa Clara, and a B.Sc. in Business Administration from Portland State University in the USA.
H.E. Mr. Al Marri held a number of state positions in Qatar including Minister of Endowment and Islamic Affairs. Al Marri served as an Advisor at the Amiri Diwan of the State of Qatar.
Anwar Bukhamseen is the Managing Director of Bukhamseen Holding, a company with interests in travel, real estate, retail, banking and insurance, amongst many other activities.
Chairman of Warba Insurance Company, Bukhamseen sits on the board of Kuwaiti Industries Union, Kuwait International Bank, Bukhamseen Holding Group Company. In addition Bukhamseen is a member of the Finance and Investment committee of the International Bank of Kuwait.
Bukhamseen is a holder of a BA in Commerce, Economics and Political Science from Kuwait University
Khaled Al Khoori took the helm of Al Hilal Bank in December 2015 following his appointment as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). As the head of one of the fastest-growing Islamic banks in the UAE, Al Khoori brings to the Bank his extensive years of valuable professional experience in the banking and Investments industry to help steer the organization’s future direction and growth.
Prior to his appointment, Al Khoori played numerous key roles at the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA), as he was the Director of Real Estate and Infrastructure Department, managing the firm’s strategic global relationships and investment and maintaining balance among different investment styles, geographies and sectors within the real estate. Prior to it, Al Khoori was also the Director of the Private Equity Department for three years, where he focused primarily on US/Europe mega funds, buyout funds, Secondary Market investment in PE, Distressed Credit Investments during the Global Financial Crisis. Al Khoori was the Chief Investment Officer for the Far East ex Japan Equity Fund. Meanwhile, he was a member of ADIA’s Management Committee; Investment Committee and the Chairman of the Investment Guideline Committee.
Al Khoori served as Vice Chairman of Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) from 2007 to 2015. During this period a new bank wide strategy was implemented and moved ADIB to a market leader in retail banking, and International expansions. He is also the Chairman of National Takaful Company (Watania).
He graduated Summa Cum Laude from Boston University, US, where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) with dual concentration in Finance and Accounting. He also completed a General Manager Program (TGMP) from Harvard Business School in 2005.
Ibrahim M. Jaidah, GCEO & Chief Architect of the Arab Engineering Bureau, is a highly recognized architect who has won numerous awards such as Islamic Cities award, Arab Town Organization Awards and Agha Khan Award nominations. In 2005 Ibrahim was honored with the State of Qatar Encouragement Award. He ranks as a pioneer of a new architectural movement which combines the far reaching influences of Islamic art with modern style, creating memorable landmark structures that are helping to shape the developing State of Qatar.
Ibrahim has taken over AEB in 1991 with a humble beginning of only 7 staff. Under his leadership, since then the firm has evolved to employing more than 650 staff with six branches in the region and Asia, and has completed more than 1600 projects that extend to Africa and Europe.
Ibrahim M. Jaidah obtained his Architectural Degree from the University of Oklahoma, USA.
Mosabah Al Mutairy is the Accounts Manager at the Royal Guard of Oman and in 2003 he was appointed as the Acting Manager of the Royal Guard of Oman Pension Fund. He sits on the board of several financial institutions and Investment committees of companies and funds across the GCC. Al Mutariy is also a board member of the Pension Fund of the Royal Guard of Oman, Hotel Management Company (Chedi), Oman National Investments Development Company, Oman Munition Production Company, Gulf Finance House-Bahrain, Khaleeji Commercial Bank-Bahrain and Nizwa Bank.
Al Mutairy holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Lincolnshire & Humberside, and a BA in Accounting from South West London College in the UK
Mohammad Al Hajri is the Head of Economic and Political Affairs at the Amiri Diwan in the State of Qatar. He started his career at the Amiri Diwan in 1994 where he held several positions including Head of Studies and Research, Head of Development Studies and Economic Researcher.
Al Hajiri holds a BA in Economics from Qatar University. He has also attended several post graduate programs on Leadership and Economics in London School of Economics in the UK and John Kennedy College – Harvard in the USA.
Sheikh Jassim started his career in 2008 as a Business planning analyst at Barwa Real Estate, where he helped manage the company’s multibillion dollar investment portfolio.
In 2012, he was appointed as Qatari Diar Real Estate Investment Company’ s Regional Director – Europe & Americas, where he was responsible for the development of Qatari Diar’s projects in Europe, to positively contribute to the organization’s bottom line.
Sheikh Jassim was promoted to Chief Development Officer – Europe & Americas in 2016, and was in charge of developing the company’s multibillion dollar real estate investment projects in the two key regions.
After graduating in 2008 with a BSc in Financial Management from the University of Essex, London, UK and then with a MSc degree in Finance and Management in 2009, Sheikh Jassim received professional training and interned at some of the world’s most prestigious and successful organizations including Qatar Central Bank, Barclays Capital, Goldman Sachs International, Insead Business School