The board of directors of National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) has elected Nasser Musaed Al-Sayer as the chairman of NBK Group following the demise of the long-serving chairman Mohammad Abdul Rahman Al-Bahar.
The board also elected Ghass
Qalaa Holdings chairman and founder has increased his stake in Citadel Capital Partners, which is a lead investor in the company, by four per cent.
The transaction brings Ahmed Heikal’s ownership of CCP t
British lender Barclays has named Makram Azar as its chairman for the Middle East and North Africa, a spokesman for the bank confirmed on Sunday.
Azar, who is also global vice chairman of investment banking, has been with Barclays
Arab Financial Services (AFS), a leading provider of electronic payment and consumer finance outsourcing services in the region, has appointed Arab Banking Corporation’s executive vice president and group chief operating officer Sael Al
Qatari telecom operator Ooredoo’s chairman Sheikh Abdullah Bin Mohammed Bin Saud Al Thani has been appointed to the World Bank Group Advisory Council on Gender and Development, a major global body dedicated to promoting gender equality a
The Berne Union Prague Club, an information exchange network for new and maturing insurers of export credit and investment, has elected Karim Nasrallah, who is the general manager of the Lebanese Credit Insurer (
The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) today approved the appointment of Shaikh Daij bin Salman bin Daij Al Khalifa as the new chairman of the company.
Shaikh Daij takes over from Mahmood Hashim Al Kooheji.
Alitalia's chairman is re-considering his decision not to stand for re-election after some of the airline's biggest shareholders asked him to stay while talks with potential investor Etihad Airways continue, sources close to the matter s
Arab Fertilizer Association (AFA) board has elected Arab Potash Company (APC) chairman Jamal Al Sarayrah as its chairman in its 79th session held in Manama recently.
Jamal Al Sarayrah, who was appointed chairman of the APC board o
Three of the top 20 investors in Microsoft Corp are lobbying the board to press for Bill Gates to step down as chairman of the software company he co-founded 38 years ago, according to people familiar with matter.