Mohammed Abdulla AlqubaisiMarch 25, 2016
Mohammed Alqubaisi, a UAE national, is Chairman of Finance House, a leading Abu Dhabi-based finance company. His distinguished banking and finance career within the UAE includes 10 years heading the National Bank of Abu Dhabi’s (NBAD) domestic, international and capital markets operations and five years as Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank. He was a pioneer in the UAE Capital Markets overseeing the de facto UAE stock market at NBAD (prior to establishment of official stock exchanges) and since 1993, has been involved in one form or another with UAE-based companies’ IPOs and has led the setup of two different stock brokerage operations.
Mohammed has served on the boards of several leading institutions, including Visa International, Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange and Qatar Telecom and currently, in addition to his chairmanship of Finance House, he serves on the boards of various UAE and GCC based public and private companies whose activities range from finance, investment, insurance, real estate, construction and IT among others. Mohammed holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering from the University of Texas.