Board of Directors
Shaikh Abdulla bin Khalifa Al Khalifa

Shaikh Abdulla bin Khalifa Al Khalifa

Chairman and Executive Director since 2011, representing Social Insurance Organization - Bahrain
  • Chairman and Executive Director since 2011, representing Social Insurance Organization – Bahrain
  • Chairman of SICO Board Investment Committee
  • Chief Executive Officer at Osool Asset Management BSC
  • Chairman at Batelco
  • Board Director: BBK, Amlak Social Insurance Organization Development Company, Bahrain Marina Development Company
  • Professional experience – 23 years
  • Education – BSc in Business Administration, George Washington University, Washington DC, USA
Hisham Alkurdi

Hisham Alkurdi

Vice Chairman and Executive Director since 2020, representing National Bank of Bahrain – Bahrain
  • Vice Chairman and Executive Director since 2020, representing National Bank of Bahrain – Bahrain
  • Member of SICO Board Investment Committee
  • Chief Executive – Corporate and Institutional Investment Banking
  • Professional experience: more than 22 years
  • Education: Bachelor in Engineering in Systems Control from the University of Huddersfield, UK
Mohammed Abdulla Isa

Mohammed Abdulla Isa

Executive Director since 2009, representing BBK BSC - Bahrain
  • Executive Director since 2009, representing BBK BSC – Bahrain
  • Chairman of SICO Board Nomination, Remuneration and Corporate Governance Committee
  • Group Chief Financial Officer, BBK
  • Professional experience: 29 years
  • • Education – Certified Public Accountant, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Delaware State Board of Accountancy (2001), USA
Tala Fakhro

Tala Fakhro

Independent Director since 2020
  • Independent Director since 2020
  • Chairperson of SICO Board Audit & Risk Committee
  • Chief Project Officer – Strategic Research, Market Studies & Project Implementation
  • Board Member : Benefit BSC, Bahrain Development Bank
  • Professional experience: 23 Years
  • Education: Juris Doctor from Georgetown University Law Center in Washington and Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Smith College in Northampton
Khurram Ali Mirza

Khurram Ali Mirza

Executive Director since 2017, representing Social Insurance Organization - Bahrain
  • Member of SICO Board Nomination, Remuneration and Corporate Governance Committee
  • Head of Asset Allocation, Osool Asset Management BSC
  • Professional Experience: 25 years
  • Education: Fellow, Institute & Faculty of Actuaries, UK; BSc in Actuarial Science & MSc in Mathematical Trading & Finance from Cass Business School, University of London, UK
Dana Raees

Dana Raees

Executive Director since 2020, representing Social Insurance Organization – Bahrain
  • Executive Director since 2020, representing Social Insurance Organization – Bahrain
  • Member of SICO Board Nomination, Remuneration and Corporate Governance Committee
  • Legal Counsel, Osool Asset Management BSC (c)
  • Professional experience: 14 years
  • Education: Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from the University of Warwick and an LPC from the College of Law, London
Abdulla kamal

Abdulla kamal

Executive Director since 2020, representing Social Insurance Organization – Bahrain
  • Member of SICO Board Audit & Risk Committee
  • Head of Operations, Osool Asset Management BSC (c)
  • Board Member: Bahrain Car park Company B.S.C., Osool Pension Fund B.S.C. (c)
  • Professional experience: 15 Years
  • Education: Bachelor of Science in Accounting, University of Bahrain, Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and Certified Associate Professional Risk Manager (APRM)
Naseema Haider

Naseema Haider

Non-Executive Director since 2020, representing Ahli United Bahrain – Bahrain
  • Member of SICO Board Audit & Risk Committee
  • Head of Private Banking, Ahli United Bank BSC
  • Professional experience: 22 Years
  • Education: Bachelor of Science in Accounting, University of Bahrain
Khalid Al-Jassim

Khalid Al-Jassim

Independent Director since 2020
  • Member of SICO Board Investment Committee
  • Position: Chairman and Managing Director, Afkar Holding
  • Board Member : Wahed Invest, Ark Proventus, Bahrain Islamic Bank
  • Professional experience: 29 Years
  • Education: BSC in Computer Science & Mathematics from California State University, Long Beach as well as an Executive MBA from Pepperdine University