Board of Directors

Rashid bin Saif Al Saadi
Chairman

Rashid bin Saif Al Saadi

Sheikh Rashid bin Saif Al Saadi, Chairman of the Board, has been a member of the Board of Directors since April 2019, and is a renowned financial and investment banker, business executive, entrepreneur and philanthropist.

Sheikh Rashid holds a B.Sc. in Business Administration from Rollins College, USA. His career is marked by many significant achievements and milestones; including a twelve-year stint with the Diwan of Royal Court, in addition to his involvement in various specialized committees, such as the Omanization committee, the planning and budgeting committee until his appointment as the General Manager of the Arabian Engineering Services (AES) Company.

In addition to his executive responsibilities, Sheikh Rashid is the Chairman of Board of Directors of Takaful Oman SAOG and Deputy Chairman of A'saffa Foods SAOG. He is also a Director on the Boards of Almouj Muscat SAOC.

Saleh Nasser Al Riyami
Deputy Chairman

Saleh Nasser Al Riyami

Mr. Saleh Nasser Al Riyami, is the Deputy Chairman of the Company, has a Bachelor in Business Administration (Management), American College – Atlanta, Georgia. He is on the Board of Al Madina Takaful SAOG. Mr. Riyami has over 20 years of experience in the areas of Finance and Investment.

Fahad Abdullah
Al-Haqbani
Director

Fahad Abdullah Al-Haqbani

Mr. Fahad Al-Haqbani is a Director of the Company with over 24 years of experience in investments and financial services. He holds a Master's degree in International Marketing from the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, United Kingdom, and a B.A. in Business Administration from King Saud University, Saudi Arabia. He has been serving The Arab Investment Company, Saudi Arabia for over 20 years. Currently he is the General Manager of Finance & Administration Affairs and a member of the Investment Committee and Credit Committee of the Arab Investment Company, Saudi Arabia.

Mr. Al-Haqbani is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the Arab Jordan Investment Bank - Jordan, and he is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Arab Jordan Investment Bank (Qatar) L.L.C. He has extensive experience in investments and financial services.

Khalid
Al Hamoodah
Director

Khalid Al Hamoodah

Sheikh Khalid Mohamed Ali Al-Hamoodah is an investor and entrepreneur. He is an active Independent Board Member with public and private sector companies in Oman. His professional career spans over 25 years, where he has held several senior management positions. Before retiring from public service, he was Assistant Executive President at the Diwan of Royal Court - Pension Fund. He spearheaded the investment department managing multi-asset class investments in global financial markets.

He has been serving Diwan of Royal court in different capacities and has accumulated experience in operational management, administration, project execution along with managing investments. He was an integral part of the Investment Committee of Pension Fund. Prior to his role at Diwan of Royal Court he had a short stint with the Ministry of Oil and Gas.

He has been a member on the Board of a number of reputed companies in public and private sectors in Oman and in the GCC region. He is the Chairman of National Mass Housing SAOC. He also sits on the Board of Sembcorp Salalah Power and Water Company SAOG, Muscat Gases Company SAOG. Currently, he is also serving as Board member in National Bank of Oman GCC Fund, managed by National Bank of Oman SAOG.

Sheikh Khalid holds an MBA from University of Strathclyde, UK and a bachelor’s in business administration from Coventry University, UK.

Said Ahmed
Safrar
Director

Said Ahmed Safrar

Mr. Said Ahmed Safrar holds a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Hull in the UK, a Business Management Diploma from King’s College Bournemouth in the UK and a Specialized Diploma from the Arab Academy for Banking and Financial Science in Jordan.

Mr. Said has over 24 years of experience in the Banking and Telecommunications’ Sector, he is Board member of The Financial Corporation (FINCORP) and Dhofar Generating Company SAOG, Sohar International Bank SAOG and Wasel Exchange SAOC. Currently Mr. Said Safrar holds the position of Chief Executive Officer of Oman Investment & Finance Co. SAOG.

Nafiseh Sadat
Safavi Mobarhani
Director

Nafiseh Sadat Safavi Mobarhani

Mrs. Nafiseh Sadat Safavi Mobarhani holds a PhD in financial management experience in Investment Analysis and Expertise of projects and plans assessments. She has been working as an investment analyst for 6 years in Investment department of Iran Foreign Investment Company. Presently, she is the manager of Assemblies and Share Affairs Department of Iran Foreign Investment Company.

Rasha Abdulhussain Jaffer Sulaiman
Director

Rasha Abdulhussain Jaffer Sulaiman

Ms. Rasha holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance from Sultan Qaboos University and a master’s degree in Finance & Investment from University of Edinburgh – United Kingdom.

Ms. Rasha Sulaiman has over 15 years of experience and is currently working with the State General Reserve Fund and has managed portfolio of different vintages, industries and geographies. Ms. Rasha has extensive experience in research of Equity Funds and properties. She is a member of the Board in Oman Infrastructure Investment Management SAOC.

Ali
Al Farsi
Director

Ali Al Farsi

Mr. Ali Al Farsi is an Associate – Local & Financials at the Oman Investment Authority (OIA) with 7 years of experience in Private Equity and Asset Management. He is being involved in the execution and managing investments in various sectors including financial services, insurance, retail, telecom infrastructure, tech-venture capital, and manufacturing. He is an IC member at GC Credit Opportunities Fund II, a fund with committed capital of US$ 250M that provides private debt and quasi-equity financing to mid-market companies in the Middle East, Turkey, and Sub-Saharan Africa. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance from the College of Economics at Sultan Qaboos University.

Omar
Al Rasbi
Director

Omar Al Rasbi

Mr. Omar Al Rasbi holds a master’s degree in business Administration from W.P Carey School of Business and Construction Engineering from Del E. Webb School of Construction and pursing Doctorate on Sustainable Engineering. Professional experience range in the fields of infrastructure project management to portfolio management. Experience covers a span of over 10 years. Presently Chief Development Officer at Mubadrah Investment for one of regions’ leading privately held companies.