LEADERSHIP TEAM

H.E. Jawaan Awaidha Suhail Al Khaili

CHAIRMAN

H.E. Jawaan Awaidha Suhail Al-Khaili has been Chairman of National Holding since its inception and played a key role in launching many of the group’s subsidiaries. He also serves as the Chairman of Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank, Co-founder and Chairman of Emirates Link Group and Chairman of Ittihad International Investment.

H.E. Jawaan Awaidha Suhail Al Khaili

H.E. Hisham Abd Ahmid Ahmid

VICE CHAIRMAN

H.E. Hisham Abd Ahmid Ahmid has been Vice Chairman of National Holding and its subsidiaries since its foundation in 1993. He established several subsidiaries, namely Emirates International Investment Company (EIIC) which focuses on financial investments; Exeed Industries which specializes in industrial projects; Bloom Holding which manages real estate project development; Rise, responsible for various trading operations; and Petromal, which specializes in oil and gas.

Najib Fayyad

GROUP CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER AND BOARD MEMBER

Mr. Najib Fayyad has over 26 years’ global work experience serving in leadership roles including Chairman, CEO and Managing Director in the US, Europe and the MENA region. Najib is currently the Group CEO of National Holding Group and also serves as Board member at National Holding and its various entities and subsidiaries.

Mr. Fayyad worked across various sectors including financial advisory services and investment banking with large multinational companies, such as Arthur Andersen Global Corporate Finance, KPMG, and PriceWaterhouse. Mr. Fayyad has also held various executive management roles in investment banking, such as Managing Director and Head of Global Asset Management and Real Estate. He also served as Chairman of the Board of Directors for a regulated investment and asset management company in Turkey. Most recently Mr. Fayyad has been appointed Board Member of Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank.

Mr. Fayyad brings hands-on experience and proven leadership skills along with extensive experience in formulating business strategies, executing business plans, mustering transformation programs, streamlining the decision-making process, all while focusing on the bottom line and long-term value creation.

During his time in Bahrain, he helped establish a successful investment bank where, as a founding shareholder, he spent 7 years in leadership positions in various parts of the institution. In advisory services, Mr. Fayyad served as lead advisor to a wide client base, structured a number of unique investment products, and managed various assignments, including PE investments, cross border M&A transactions, private placements, project finance, business valuations, financial advisory services, feasibility studies, and preparation and implementations of business plans and strategies.

Najib Fayyad