Adel Abdul Wahab Al-Majed
Vice-Chairman & Group Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Al-Majed joined Boubyan Bank in August 2009, and has around 40 years of banking experience. He worked previously at the National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) for more than 25 years, where he held leadership positions, including Deputy Chief Executive Officer and General Manager - Consumer Banking Group. Mr. Al-Majed graduated from the University of Alexandria with a bachelor’s degree in accounting, and attended various executive management development programs at various universities, including Harvard, Wharton, Stanford, and other reputable institutions.
Abdullah Abdulkareem Al-Tuwaijri
Chief Executive Officer - Consumer, Private, and Digital Banking
Mr. Al-Tuwaijri joined Boubyan Bank in December 2011 and has more than 32 years of banking experience, including 23 years at NBK. During his time with NBK, he held different leadership roles in retail banking in Kuwait and London. Mr. Al-Tuwaijri got his bachelor’s degree in Finance from Kuwait University, and attended several executive development programs at Harvard Business School, INSEAD, and other reputable institutions.
Abdul-Salam Mohammed Al-Saleh
Chief Executive Officer - Corporate Banking, Financial Control, Treasury and Legal Affairs
Mr. Al-Saleh joined Boubyan Bank in October 2012, and has more than 33 years of banking experience. He worked for 18 years at NBK, where he gained experience in Financial Control and Corporate Banking; and his last position was the Head of Domestic Corporate Banking. Prior to joining the Bank, he worked over 7 years for National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) as the Regional Manager of its branch in Kuwait. Mr. Al-Saleh got his bachelor’s degree in Finance from Kuwait University, and attended various executive management development programs over the course of his career.
Waleed Khalid Al-Yaqout
Group General Manager - Administration Group
Mr. Al-Yaqout joined Boubyan in February 2010, and has around 40 years of banking experience. His previous position was General Manager – Administration and Human Resources Group at NBK. Mr. Al-Yaqout graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Marketing from the University of Ashland in USA, and participated in various executive management development programs at Harvard, Wharton, Stanford and Columbia.
Adel Abdullah Al-Hammad
Group General Manager - Human Resources Group
Mr. Al-Hammad joined Boubyan Bank in December 2006, and has more than 37 years of experience in Human Resources Management, out of which 23 years were at NBK, where he held several key positions, the last of which was the Head of Human Resources. Mr. Al-Hammad graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Kuwait University, and attended several executive management development programs at Harvard and Stanford.
Abdullah Ahmed Al-Mehri
Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Al-Mehri joined Boubyan Bank in January 2019 and has more than 20 years of experience in banking sector. Prior to Boubyan, he was the head of the “Off-site Supervision Department” at the Central Bank of Kuwait. He worked earlier in the Corporate Banking as Executive Manager at First Bank of Abu Dhabi in Kuwait and Senior Manager at National Bank of Kuwait. He holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the American University of Cairo and a master’s degree in business administration from the Maastricht University in Kuwait; he attended as well various executive management development programs at Harvard.
Abdullah Abdulmohsen Al-Mejhem
Chief Private Banking and Consumer Banking
Mr. Al-Mejhem joined Boubyan Bank in 2021 and has more than 20 years of experience in banking sector and financial institutions. Prior to joining Boubyan, he was the General Manager of Private Banking and Individual Finance at Kuwait Finance House. Also, he worked for Deloitte audit and consultancy firm in Kuwait and for Kuwait Investment Authority. He holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting and a master’s degree in business administration (MBA) from Kuwait University; he attended as well various executive management development programs. Furthermore, Mr. Al-Mejhem is a Chartered Accountant in Kuwait.
Ashraf Abdallah Sewilam
Group General Manager - Corporate Banking Group
Mr. Sewilam joined Boubyan Bank in 2013, and has over 27 years of experience in banking sector. Before joining Boubyan, Mr. Sewilam was CEO of Al Rajhi Bank-Kuwait. He occupied the position of the CEO of UBCI (a subsidiary of Ahli United Bank (AUB) in Libya) and was a Deputy CEO for Corporate and Treasury at AUB in Kuwait. He worked as well for 10 years at NBK, where he progressed in several managerial positions, the last of which was Executive Manager. Mr. Sewilam holds bachelor’s degree in Economics from Cairo University.
Abdul Rahman Hamza Mansour
Chief Internal Audit - Internal Audit Group
Mr. Hamza joined the Bank in year 2006 and has around 40 years of professional experience with financial institutions. Prior to joining Boubyan, he held a position as Audit Manager at Kuwait Investment Authority, and worked before that at Al-Ahli Bank of Kuwait. Mr. Hamza holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting, and he is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE).
Mohamed Ibrahim Ismail
Group General Manager - Financial Control Group
Mr. Ismail joined Boubyan Bank in 2005 and has about 25 years of banking and financial services experience. He started his career as an external auditor with Deloitte & Touche and then Ernst & Young. In the course of his career, he worked at Kuwait Finance House and Gulf Investment House. Mr. Ismail is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), and he holds MBA in Finance from Manchester Business School.
Chief Risk Officer – Risk Management Group
Mr. Fanous joined Boubyan Bank in February 2018; he has over 33 years of experience in banking, risk management, and financial regulations. Before joining Boubyan, he was a lead partner of the Risk and Regulatory practices of Ernst & Young in the UK and MENA. Prior to this, he was a lead partner of the Finance and Performance Management (FPM) of Accenture’s UK/Ireland. Mr. Fanous holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Cairo University.
Noorah Sulaiman Al-Fassam
Chief Strategy Officer
Ms. Noora Al-Fassam joined Boubyan Bank in April 2019 with over 23 years of experience in corporate finance and investment banking as she served as the Chairman’s Consultant and Executive Vice-President at National Investments Company and managed many landmark private placement transactions and executed mega M&A transactions in the region. Ms. Al-Fassam was a member of the investment banking team at NBK and was involved in capital market transactions as well as investment banking deals in the MENA region. She holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering and Management Systems with distinction and honor list from Kuwait University.
Abdullah Khalifa Al-Nusef
Chief Data & Information Technology Officer
Mr. Al-Nusef joined Boubyan Bank in February 2016 and has more than 15 years of experience in IT and Technology sector. Prior to Boubyan, he was the head of the “Technical Development Department” at the Civil Service Commission Kuwait. He worked in many National IT Projects in Governmental Sector. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the Kuwait University and a master’s degree in Computer Communication from the Gulf University in Bahrain; he attended as well various executive management development programs provided by Wharton and Chicago Booth Schools.
Osama Mohammed Shehab
Chief Digital Officer
Osama joined Boubyan Bank in May 2011 and has over 25 years of banking experience in IT in general and modern FinTech in particular. Moreover, he occupied several IT positions at KFH where he spent over 14 years. Osama graduated from Ain Shams University and attended various executive management development programs at London Business School and many other prestigious institutions.
Adel Rashed Al-Mutairi
Treasurer - Treasury Group
Mr. Al-Mutairi joined the Bank in 2015 and has over 17 years of experience in banking sector, mainly in treasury services. Prior to joining Boubyan, he held the position as the Deputy Treasurer Warba Bank. Mr. Al-Mutairi holds a bachelor’s degree in Education – Major in Science & Mathematics; and he attended the executive management programs at Wharton Business School and Harvard Business School.
Mona Abdullatif Al Duaij
Chief Compliance Officer
Ms. Mona joined Boubyan Bank in 2005, and has since acquired many years of experience in the banking sector. She held many positions where she became in charge of the Sales and Distribution Channels Support Department and then moved to the Compliance Department until she was appointed Head of the Compliance Group in 2021. She graduated from Kuwait University, the College of Business Administration - Finance Major in 2005, and then attended many specialized banking programs and many other programs abroad such as KFAS 2018’s Innovation Program from UCLA and a Mini MBA from London in addition to attending various executive management development programs at other prestigious institutions.