Board of Directors

Sulaiman Abdulaziz Althekair Chairman
 Mr. Sulaiman  Althekair graduated as a Civil Engineering in 1981 then got his Master degree in Engineering Administration from  and graduated as a Civil Engineer in 1981. Then he got a George Washington University in 1983. He worked at International Finance Corporation (IFC) 1983. Then he joined  National Industrialization Company (NIC) as Projects Engineer. Then, worked as Projects Director at the Saudi Automotive Services Company (SASCO). Currently he is the Managing Director of “Modern Building Systems” since 1992.
Salem Hassan Khalifa Independent Board Member

Mr. Salem Khalifa got a bachelor degree in Accounting from King Saud University on 1993. Then he got his Master degree specializing in Accounting and Auditing from New Orleans- Louisiana –USA on 1997. He worked in so many high profiled company such as Maaden and Saudi Exchange “Tadawul”. Currently, he hold the position of Vice President of the Financial Affairs in Arabsaat.

Ahmed Al Abri Board Member

Mr. Ahmed Al Abri is the chief Operating Officer of Bank Muscat. He is the chairman of Oman Integrated Tourism Projects Fund , Investor Committee & OITPF Wave. He is also a member of the investors committee of Muscat Fund, Oman Fixed Income Fund, and Money Market Fund. Mr. Al Abri holds MBA from the university of Lincolnshire and Humberside, U.K. He has attended the advanced management programme at INSEAD, AND General Management Programme at Harvard Business School.

K. Gopakumar Board Member

Mr. K. Gopakumar is the group general manager responsible for managing retail banking, investment banking and global market businesses of Bank Muscat. He is a chartered accountant, cost accountant, and company secretary from India, a member of the chartered institute of management accountant London, member of the ICA- The financial Market Association in London, and member of the corporate treasurers-London. He also holds an MBA from IMD Lausanne, Switzerland.

Abdulwahid Al Murshidi Board Member

Abdulwahid Al-Murshidi holds BSc degree in finance from Sultan Qaboos University, 2001, master's degree in business administration from London Business School, 2013. At present he is the Chief Executive Officer of Bank Muscat Saudi Arabia Branch. He has over 13 years of experience in corporate finance and investment banking industry. He commenced his career with Bank Muscat, Oman, 8 years ago and progressed commendably in the investment banking division within a short period of time. In 2008, he was mandated to set up Muscat Capital LLC in Saudi Arabia and was designated at the company’s CFO. Then he became the Chief Executive Officer of Muscat Capital .Currently, he is the CEO of Bank Muscat-Saudi Arabia Branch.

Abbas Hassan Al Lawati Board Member

Mr. Abbas Hassan Al Lawati has a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance from The American University of Sharjah. He also obtained Master degree “MBA” from IE Business School in Spain. In addition, he is a Certified Financial Analyst “CFA “. He has been working at bank Muscat since 2006 and currently holds the position of Head of Commodities, Corporate Bonds and New Initiatives in Treasury Department at Bank Muscat.