Shaheen Al Ghanem, Chief Executive Officer of Warba Bank – full interview with Robin Amlôt of CPI Financial.
An in-depth review of the bank’s performance and of its plans for and place in the future economic development of Kuwait.
Warba Bank CEO Shaheen Al Ghanem previously served as the bank’s Deputy CEO, appointed to that position in 2014. Prior to joining Warba Bank, he held a variety of positions in Kuwait Finance House, including General Manager of International Banks Department and Acting Chief Investment Officer.
Warba Bank was established in 2010 and has been listed on Boursa Kuwait since September 2013. The bank was set up from the outset as a Shari’ah compliant institution, offering a range of retail, corporate, investment, treasury and other functions.
Robin Amlôt spoke to Shaheen Al Ghanem at the bank’s head office in Kuwait, discussing the establishment of the bank and the benefit of avoiding the impact of the global financial crisis that occurred prior to Warba Bank’s launch.