Bahrain Financial Harbour Appoints New CEO

New CEO is a veteran real estate professional with extensive real estate asset management experience of the UK, GCC and Sub-Saharan African property markets.


Falcon Private Bank boosts Board

He has worked 30 years in the banking industry, during which he held various prestigious international private banking positions as been appointed as a new member of the board of directors.


BAB welcomes new CEO

The Bahrain Association of Banks (BAB) has appointed Dr Waheed Al Qassim as its new CEO


JLT extends Credit, Political & Security Risks team in MEA

JLT Specialty and JLT Middle East and Africa have announced the creation of a new regional Credit, Political and Security (CPS) Risk hub in the UAE. Harry Doyne-Ditmas, will relocate to Dubai as Leader of the new initiative with responsibility for driving


SEC Boss, Gwarzo, to Lead Regulators in Africa, Middle East

Nigeria's capital market got another international recognition on Tuesday as the acting Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Mr. Mounir Gwarzo, was elected as Chairman of the Africa/Middle East Regional Committee (AMERC)


Neuberger Berman appoints former SEI exec as Head of MENA

He joins from SEI Investments, where he was since 2006, most recently as Head of Middle East and brings extensive experience of working with the region's leading institutions; sovereign wealth funds, pensions, family offices and wealth management bus


Al Rayan Bank appoints chairman

His expertise spans strategy and planning, corporate governance, risk management, audit and control, financial services regulation and M&A activity.


BIA elects new board

This follows the annual general assembly of the association, which also saw the year end results and financials for last year getting board approval.