Treasurer & Chief Investment Officer
Bashar holds a Bachelor in Finance degree from Hillsdale College - Michigan, USA – 1989. He has over 27 years banking experience in Treasury and Financial Capital Markets, he joined Barwa Bank Group in September 2012 as the Group Treasurer and Chief Investment Officer from Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank where he was the Treasurer since January 2008. Prior to ADIB Bashar worked at the National Bank of Abu Dhabi Treasury and Financial Markets Group since 1996 in various senior positions in the Money Markets Department. Before joining NBAD Bashar worked at the Treasury Department in Arab Bank for Investment and Foreign Trade in Abu Dhabi where he started his career upon graduating from the United States.