Adel Abdul Wahab Al-Majed
Vice-Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Al-Majed joined Boubyan Bank in August 2009, and has more than 38 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 and Stanford, and other reputable institutions.
Abdullah Abdulkareem Al-Tuwaijri
Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Al-Tuwaijri joined Boubyan Bank in December 2011 and has more than 31 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
Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Al-Saleh joined Boubyan Bank in October 2012, and has more than 32 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 more than 38 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 36 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 around 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.
Ashraf Abdallah Sewilam
Group General Manager - Corporate Banking Group
Mr. Sewilam joined Boubyan Bank in 2013, and has over 26 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.
Group General Manager - Consumer Banking Group
Mr. Raic joined Boubyan Bank in August 2018 and has more than 27 years of experience in banking, particularly in retail banking. He held executive positions in various international banks, both in Europe and Middle East. In addition, Mr. Raic held several non-executive and supervisory board roles at various financial services institutions. He holds a master’s degree in business administration from the Berlin School of Economics and Law.
Abdul Rahman Hamza Mansour
Chief Internal Audit - Internal Audit Group
Mr. Hamza joined the Bank in year 2006 and has more than 38 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 24 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 32 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.
Adel Rashed Al-Mutairi
Treasurer - Treasury Group
Mr. Al-Mutairi joined the Bank in 2015 and has over 16 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.