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BisB appoints Naeema Taheri as chief compliance officer

MANAMA, August 2, 2022

Bahrain Islamic Bank (BisB), one of the leading provider of Islamic digital banking services in the kingdom, has appointed Naeema Taheri as its new Chief Compliance Officer. 
The appointment comes as part of the bank’s efforts to cultivate an experienced management team that will further contribute to the realisation of the bank’s vision, centered around its training and development strategies and the retention of Bahraini talents, the bank said. 
Taheri has 30 years of experience in the banking and financial industry – both Islamic and conventional, with extensive expertise in banking operations, regulatory compliance, financial crimes, risk management, quality assurance, trade finance and training.  
Prior to joining BisB in April 2022, she held several senior positions at leading financial institutions. 
Hassan Jarrar, Chief Executive Officer at BisB, said, “We are pleased that Mrs Naeema Taheri has joined BisB’s family, wishing her continuous success in this key role within the Bank. We are looking forward to witness the success, growth and development that the Compliance Department will achieve under her leadership. This comes in line with our ongoing efforts to foster a distinguished management team that will aid in effectively implementing the Bank’s strategies and goals.”
Taheri is a fellow member of the UK-based International Compliance Association (FICA) and member of the USA-based Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS), holding a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Bahrain as well as an International Diploma in Compliance, with distinction, from the International Compliance Association (ICA) in UK.  - TradeArabia News Service


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