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Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait KSCP (ABKK.KW)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Talal Behbehani

2014 Chairman of the Board

Michel Accad

2014 Chief Executive Officer, Chief General Manager

Salah Al Serhan

2014 Vice Chairman of the Board

Shiamak Soonawalla

2011 Chief Financial Officer

Fawzi Al Thunayan

General Manager of Board Affairs

Stewart Lockie

2009 General Manager Retail Banking

Karl Stumke

2010 General Manager International Banking

Emad Zaki

2000 Executive General Manager Corporate Banking

Somnath Menon

2015 Chief Operating Officer

Jamal Ahmad

2000 Chief Risk Officer for Risk Management

Mohammed Sallam

2003 General Counsel and Head Of Legal Division

Jean-Pierre Le Roux

2015 General Manager - UAE

Abdullah Al Sumait

2000 Deputy Chief General Manager

Hamza Enki

2002 General Manager Human Resources

Pio Antao

Assistant General Manager - International Banking

Balwant Bains

2008 Chief Internal Auditor

Mark Davies

Assistant General Manager - Retail Banking

Mohammed El Mubasher

Head of Facilities Management

Azzam Al Fulaij

2014 Member of the Board

Khalid Al Meshari

2013 Member of the Board

Suleiman Al Muraikhi

2015 Member of the Board

Khalid Al Othman

2004 Member of the Board

Ali Al- Shareedah

Member of the Board

Abdulghani Behbehani

2013 Member of the Board

Adel Behbehani

2016 Member of the Board

Prasanna Hardikar

2013 Member of the Board

Ali Marafi

Member of the Board

Biographies

Name Description

Talal Behbehani

Mr. Talal Mohamed Reza Behbehani is the Chairman of the Board at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P since 2007. He currently serves on the Boards of Kuwait Insurance Co., and A’ayan Leasing Co and was previously a Board Member of Industrial Bank of Kuwait. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Kuwait University (1992).

Michel Accad

Mr. Michel Accad is the Chief Executive Officer, Chief General Manager at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P. He served as the CEO for Gulf Bank of Kuwait from 2009 to 2014 and oversaw its turnaround following the 2008 crisis. Between 2006 and 2009, he was the Assistant CEO for Arab Bank PLC, responsible for all banking businesses globally. He is a 27-year veteran of Citigroup, which he joined in 1979. His last post was as Managing Director and CEO for the Middle East and North Africa Division; before that, he was the Country Head for Egypt and Regional Head for North & West Africa, and from the mid-1980s to 2000, he held various CEO and Country Head positions, including Nigeria, which was then the largest Citibank operation in Africa. He holds a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Texas at Austin

Salah Al Serhan

Mr. Salah Ahmad Al Serhan is the Vice Chairman of the Board at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P on 24, December 2014. He also served on the Board of Kuwait Clearing Co. (1988-2015). He holds a Diploma in Electronic Engineering from the USA (1965).

Shiamak Soonawalla

Mr. Shiamak Soonawalla is the Chief Financial Officer at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P since 2004. He has more than 25 years’ experience in the financial services industry, covering financial management, auditing and consulting practices in the Middle East. Before joining ABK, he held senior executive and executive positions with Ernst & Young in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, and with National Commercial Bank in Saudi Arabia. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Bombay and is a Chartered Accountant charterholder (India).

Fawzi Al Thunayan

Stewart Lockie

Mr. Stewart Lockie is a General Manager Retail Banking at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P since 2009. Previously, he worked in retail banking in Egypt and the United Kingdom, with Ahli United Bank and Barclays Bank for 18 years. A seasoned retail banker with more than 25 years’ experience, he achieved the Chartered Manager designation through the Chartered Management Institute in the UK and holds an MSC in Management from the University of South Wales.

Karl Stumke

Mr. Karl Stumke is a General Manager International Banking at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P since 2010. He has more than 30 years’ banking experience from a number of retail and corporate entities, where he held various executive and Board positions, in London, Africa and the Middle East. He graduated with a Bachelor of Accountancy degree from the University of South Africa, and is a Certified Associate of the Institute of Bankers in South Africa (CAIB(SA)) and holds various postgraduate banking diplomas.

Emad Zaki

Mr. Emad Rushdi Zaki is an Executive General Manager for Corporate Banking at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P sine 2000. He has more than 35 years’ experience in corporate lending with various well-known international and local financial institutions. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Cairo University and has various other financial qualifications from the American University of Cairo, as well as from Harvard Business School.

Somnath Menon

Mr. Somnath Menon is the Chief Operating Officer at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P in March 2015. He joined Citibank for 20 years, working in India, Nigeria, Poland, United Kingdom, Asia, the Middle East, and the U.S. Before that, he joined Mashreq Bank, UAE as Group Head of Operations and Technology for 9 years where he undertook several transformational changes in best in-class technologies. He has over 35 years’ experience in all disciplines of banking, with a focus on Operations and Technology. He holds an MA in Change Management from the UK and has successfully completed the AMP from Oxford University, UK.

Jamal Ahmad

Mr. Jamal Ahmad is the Chief Risk Officer for Risk Management at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P since 2000. Before that, he was with the risk management department of Burgan Bank in Kuwait. He has more than 30 years’ experience in different banking sectors, including corporate finance, international syndications, investment and merchant banking and trade finance. He holds a Master’s degree in Monetary Economics from the University of Calcutta, India.

Mohammed Sallam

Mr. Mohammed Sallam is a General Counsel and the Head Of Legal Division at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P since 2003. He has more than 35 years’ experience in litigation, contracting and consultancy. Previously, he worked at the Commercial Bank of Kuwait and at a number of well-known law firms in Kuwait. He holds a Bachelor of Law degree from the University of Ain Shams, Cairo.

Jean-Pierre Le Roux

Mr. Jean-Pierre Le Roux is a General Manager - UAE at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P since 2015. He has more than 19 years’ banking experience in Corporate, Commercial, and International Banking across the Gulf, Asia, and Africa, where he held various senior positions. Before joining ABK, he was the Head of Strategic Alliances and Banks at Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank. He holds an International Capital Markets Qualification from Securities Institute in London and is a member of the South African Institute for Financial Markets (SAIFM).

Abdullah Al Sumait

Mr. Abdullah Mohammed Al Sumait is a Deputy Chief General Manager as well as a member of several management committees at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P since 2000. During a career in banking spanning nearly 39 years he held various senior positions including General Manager of Corporate Banking at Gulf Bank and Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait. He was the Chairman of Ahli Capital and a Board Member of Bank of Bahrain and Kuwait from 2001 to 2008. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Kuwait University and a Diploma from the Institute of Banking Studies. He spent part of his career working for National Bank of Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Hamza Enki

Mr. Hamza Enki is a General Manager Human Resources at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P since 2002. He is a seasoned HR professional with more than 34 years’ experience in the areas of manpower development, compensation, recruitment and training in the financial services industry. Before joining at ABK, he worked at National Bank of Kuwait in the HR Division for 22 years. He is a graduate from Kuwait University with a Bachelor’s degree in Personnel Affairs and has an MBA from University of Scranton, USA.

Pio Antao

Balwant Bains

Mr. Balwant Singh Bains is the Chief Internal Auditor at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P since 2008. He has more than 25 years’ experience in the financial services industry, having worked in banks and consulting firms in the UK and Kuwait. Before joining ABK, he was Head of Market and Operational Risk at National Bank of Kuwait. He graduated from London Guildhall University with a BA Honors degree in Business Studies and is a Certified Internal Auditor and Certified Information System Auditor.

Mark Davies

Mohammed El Mubasher

Azzam Al Fulaij

Mr. Azzam Abdul Aziz Ibrahim Al Fulaij is a Member of the Board at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P on 25, March 2014. He is currently a Board Member of Buildings and Reconstruction Co., Heavy Engineering and Ship Building Co. and Thamina Holding Co. (Bahrain). He was a former Board Member of Commercial Bank of Kuwait, Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait, Bubiyan Fisheries Co. and Gulf Finance House. He holds a Bachelor in Business Administration degree from Grand View University, USA (1988).

Khalid Al Meshari

Mr. Khalid Abdullah Al Meshari is a Member of the Board at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P on 17, August 2013. He has served on the Boards of Gulf Bank, Kuwait Commercial Facilities Co., Kuwait Cement Co., Al-Mabani Co., Kuwait United Bank (London) and the Higher Council of Planning. He holds a Bachelor of Economics degree from Kuwait University (1971).

Suleiman Al Muraikhi

Mr. Suleiman Abdullah Suleiman Al Muraikhi is a Member of the Board at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P in March 2015. He was a former Board Member of Kuwait Finance & Investment Co., Wafra International Investment Co., Real Estate Trading Co. and Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait. He holds a Bachelor in Business Administration degree from Helwan University, Egypt (1977).

Khalid Al Othman

Mr. Khalid Othman Abdul Wahab Al Othman is a Member of the Board at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P since 2004. He has also served on the Boards of Gulf Bank, Kuwait National Cinema Co. as Deputy Chairman, Al Hamra Real Estate as Deputy Chairman and CEO and Ajial Real Estate and Entertainment Co. as Chairman and Managing Director. He holds a Bachelor of Statistics and Economics degree from Kuwait University (1978).

Ali Al- Shareedah

Abdulghani Behbehani

Mr. Abdulghani Mohammed Saleh Behbehani is a Member of the Board at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P on 1, April 2013. He is currently Deputy Chairman of Noor Financial Investment Co., Board Member of Noor Telecommunications Co., and Board Member of Al-Alfain Printing, Publication & Distribution Co. He holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering degree from Kuwait University (1984).

Adel Behbehani

Prasanna Hardikar

Mr. Prasanna D. Hardikar is a Member of the Board at Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P on 17, August 2013. He is an Associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Pune, India (1983).

Ali Marafi