Shaikh Abdulla bin Khalifa Al Khalifa Chairman
Shaikh Abdulla bin Khalifa Al Khalifa has been serving as the Chairman of the Company’s Board of Directors since June 2018 as a representative of Mumtalakat Holding Company. He was re-appointed at the AGM in 2020 as a Non-Executive Independent Director and re-appointed at the AGM in 2023, for a period of 3 years.
Shaikh Abdulla is the Chief Executive Officer of Mumtalakat Holding Company. He previously served as Chief Executive Officer of Osool Asset Management, the investment arm of the Social Insurance Organization and the Military Pension Fund, which manages around USD12 billion across different asset classes globally. He started his career as a credit analyst at Arab Banking Corporation and was Head of Wealth Management at Standard Chartered Bank, Bahrain. He has more than 23 years of experience in the Banking and Financial Services Industry.
Shaikh Abdulla is currently the Chairman of Edamah and a Board Member of Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB). He also previously served as a Chairman of SICO Investment Bank, Deputy Chairman of the Bank of Bahrain and Kuwait (BBK) and has held Board positions in both financial and non-financial institutions. Furthermore, Shaikh Abdulla is the Chairman of BTC Sure Group Company (UK).
Shaikh Abdulla was awarded a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the George Washington University, USA.
Committee Membership: Chairman of the Remuneration, Nomination, Donation and Corporate Governance Committee.