ADIB appoints Nasser Abdulla Al Awadhi as Group Chief Executive Officer

11/18/2021

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) appointed Nasser Abdulla Al Awadhi as ADIB's next CEO effective from 9 January 2022

November 16, 2021: Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank's (ADIB) Board of Directors on Tuesday announced the appointment of UAE National Nasser Abdulla Al Awadhi as ADIB's new Group Chief Executive Officer starting from January 9th 2022 subsequent to UAE Central Bank approval.

Nasser brings over 33 years of experience in banking and is a leading practitioner in Islamic finance, having held a variety of senior strategic, commercial and leadership roles. He joins ADIB from Dubai Islamic Bank where he served as the Group Chief of Consumer Banking, since March 2018, during which he contributed to the development of various transformational programs and implemented various strategic initiatives. He was also a board member of several leading national institutions.

In addition, he held the position of Head of Strategic Relationships at Dubai Islamic Bank from 2014 to 2018 and Head of Business Development at Tamweel Company from 2011 to 2014.

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