Qatar's economy minister Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim Al Thani has been appointed chairman of the Gulf state's stock exchange, the bourse said on Sunday, in a move apparently intended to raise the exchange's international profile.
Simstream Group, a specialist network and IT security consulting company operating from Paris, France and Dubai, UAE, has appointed Gael Marronnier as chairman and Lionel Reina as its group chief executive officer.
Marronnier is a
World Plastics Council (WPC) has elected Mosaed Al-Ohali, the executive vice president of Saudi Basic Industries Corp (Sabic) Polymers, as its chairman.
The newly established has a membership of major players from the world plasti
Investcorp, a leader in alternative investment, said on Thursday that its executive chairman and chief executive Nemir Kirdar would retire on June 30, 2015 after more than 30 years leading the alternative investment firm.
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 (