Khaled Abbas, GIB's Group Head of Wholesale Banking
Khaled Abbas assumes the role after having served as the bank’s Country Head of UAE, where he oversaw continued growth in the UAE market.
Thursday 17, October 2019 BY KUDAKWASHE MUZORIWA
Bahrain’s Gulf International Bank (GIB) has appointed Khaled Abbas as the Group Head of Wholesale Banking.
Prior to joining GIB, Khaled was Executive Vice President and Regional Head – Wholesale Banking Group at Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank for eight years and he previously held other senior roles at Samba Financial Group and Banque Saudi Fransi.
Abdulaziz Al-Helaissi, the Group Chief Executive Officer of GIB, said, “Whilst GIB has long been a leader in wholesale banking, and in serving large corporate clients and financial institutions, I am confident that under Khaled’s leadership, our position and the value we offer our clients and partners will continue to grow.”