DCG appoints new managing director

He joins DCG from Ogier the offshore law firm and fiduciary group where he was a partner and group director, the statement said.


NBAD promotes senior UAE executives

Mr. Al Dhaheri, who has worked at NBAD for over 15 years, served as the General Manager and Deputy Chief Risk Officer of NBAD before his promotion.


StanChart names consumer bank head for Mideast, Africa

In 2009, he became the Global Head of Distribution for the bank where he was responsible for building and implementing the Distribution Channels strategy across Branches, Phone Banking, ATMs & online banking. He also led the development of Next Genera


UAE overhauls Etisalat board after profit slump

President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed al-Nahyan, who is also the ruler of Abu Dhabi, issued a decree appointing Eissa al-Suwaidi as chairman to replace Mohammad Omran, plus six new government representatives to the board of directors.


Absa man heads to FNB’s Islamic unit

THE former head of Absa ’s Islamic banking unit, Amman Muhammad, has joined rival First National Bank (FNB) and has pledged to make it dominant in Islamic banking in SA.


ABN Amro Private Banking appoints COO for Asia and Middle East

ABN AMRO also announced that in recognition of the increasing business and operational synergies between Asia and the Middle East, the Bank has aligned its activities in the Middle East – particularly its Dubai operations – more closely with i


Al Jazeera Finance names CEO

Al Jazeera Finance, which is 30% owned by Qatar Islamic Bank, has appointed Amer Mohamed al-Jabri as its chief executive officer.