Al Baraka Banking Group (ABG), a Bahrain-based Islamic banking group, has appointed Mohammed Abdullah El Qaq as senior vice-president and head of commercial banking.
El Qaq has more than 22 years of experience in commercial bankin
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) has appointed Jonathan Macdonald as the managing director and head of Syndicated Finance.
Macdonald will lead NBAD’s loan underwriting, primary loan distribution, sec
Al-Futtaim Motors, the exclusive distributor of Toyota in the UAE, has appointed Patrick Fourniol as the head of marketing for Toyota.
Fourniol is a veteran automotive marketer, with industry experience that sp
NBAD Private Bank (Suisse), the wholly-owned Swiss subsidiary of the National Bank Of Abu Dhabi, has appointed Tony Zeiger as the head of Investment Group.
In his new role, Zeiger will define and manage t
Global legal practice Norton Rose Fulbright has moved its London head of real estate disputes partner Charlotte Bijlani to its office in Dubai.
Patrick Bourke, head of Middle East dispute resolution and the Dubai DIFC office, said
Citadel Capital, a leading investment company in the Middle East and Africa, has appointed Ahmed El Rashidi to head a portfolio of food processing companies.
The group includes leading Egyptian confectioner Rashidi El-Mizan, juice
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has appointed Amina Taher as its new head of media relations.
Taher comes with more than 10 years experience in the field of marketing and communication and will join Etihad’s
Global media agency network Starcom MediaVest Group (SMG) has appointed Ryan Murdoch as its head of data and analytics for the Mena region and emerging markets.
As part of his new role, Murdoch will be responsible for delivering d
Acuma, a Dubai-based wealth management company, has appointed Noel O’Leary as the head of its UAE business.
O’Leary will be based in Acuma’s head office in Dubai to head-up the firm’s regional presence and