Board of Directors


Mr. 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.


Mr. Sulaiman bin Mohamed Al Yahyai - Board Member

Mr. Al Yahyai is the Deputy Chairman of the Board of Bank Muscat SOAG (Oman) since June, 2011.  Mr. Al Yahyai chairs the Risk Committee and is a member of the Nomination & Compensation Committee of the bank. Mr. Sulaiman Al Yahyai holds a certificate in Assets Management from Lausanne University (Switzerland) and an MBA from the Institute of Financial Management at the University of Wales (United Kingdom).  Mr. Al Yahyai has also obtained a Certificate in Financial Crisis from Harvard University (United States) in 1999. Mr. Al Yahyai holds the position of Investment Advisor (Investment Advisory & Financial Management) at the Royal Court of Affairs in the Sultanate of Oman. Mr. Al Yahyai serves on several Omani and GCC companies’ board of directors including: Chairman of Oman Chlorine SAOG, director of Al Madina Real Estate Co. SAOC, director of Falcon Insurance SAOC, Chairman of Oman Fixed Income Fund, Chairman of Integrated Tourism Projects Fund, Chairman of Telecom Oman, Chairman of the National Bank of Oman GCC Fund, Chairman of Gulf Chlorine WLL (Qatar) and director of Union Chlorine LLC (UAE) and Director in Al-Salam Bank (Kingdom of Bahrain).


 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.


Mr. 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.



Mr. Saleh Bin Nasser Abood Al-Habsi - Board Member

Mr. Al-Habsi is currently the Deputy General Manager of Bank Muscat SOAG before which he was the General Manager of Omani Ministry of Defense (MoD) Pension Fund from 2009 to 2018.  Mr. Al-Habsi is also a board member of several prominent GCC-based funds and companies including: Oman National Investments Development Co. SAOC (TANMIA) Renaissance Services SAOG, Kitara Capital Private Limited and Salalah Commercial Centers SAOC.  In the past, Mr. Al-Habsi has held the position of Chairman for Muscat Index Fund JIA and an Investment Committee member at Bank Muscat SAOG (Investment Management). Mr. Al-Habsi holds an M.Sc. and an MBA in Finance from the University of Maryland, College Park (United States) and a BA in Economics and a BSBA in Finance from Boston University (United States).