Minister for Finance
P.O. Box 333, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
Tel: 17575000, Fax: 17532713
Education: 1986 Masters of Business Management St. Edwards University Austin, TX, USA •1984 B.B.A. Accounting and Finance St. Edwards University Austin, TX, USA
Professional Experience: 1997 – 2001- Director, Bahrain Stock Exchange, Kingdom of Bahrain. 1996 –2001 Director of Economic Planning, Ministry of Finance and National Economy, Kingdom of Bahrain. 1989 – 1996 Head of Operations, Bahrain Stock Exchange, Kingdom of Bahrain. 1986 – 1989 Senior Financial Analyst, Ministry of Commerce, Kingdom of Bahrain.
Chairman, Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company, Social Insurance Organisation (SIO), Future Generation Reserve Board, Development Committee, World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF), Governor, IMF, International Finance Corporation (IFC), the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) and the World Bank, Arab Monetary Fund, Islamic Development Bank, Arab Fund for Economic & Social Development, Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa, Arab Investment and Export Credit Guarantee Corporation, Arab Authority for Agriculture Investment and Development.
Member of the Board, Economic Development Board, Member of the Board of Trustees, University of Bahrain, Member of the Supreme Council for Defence, Member of the Civil Service Bureau, Member of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports, Member of the Trustees’ Cabinet of Isa Cultural Center.
Born 1961. Married, (3 children)