Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) announced today the appointment of Ahmed Fathy Al-Gebali, a senior financial services professional with over 23 years of experience, as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at the bank.
Prior to joining Dubai Islamic Bank, Al-Gebali served as the CFO at Boubyan Bank, Kuwait. During his 23 years of professional experience, Al-Gebali has held senior positions at Global Investment House, Gulf Investment House, Kuwait Financial Center and International Financial Advisors.
Al-Gebali holds a B.Sc in Finance from Ain Shams University, Egypt, a diploma in Computer Science from the American University, Cairo, and an MBA from the American University of London. In addition, he is registered as a Certified Public Accountant by the University of Illinois in the United States.
“It is a great pleasure to welcome Ahmed Fathy Al-Gebali to Dubai Islamic Bank, where he will serve in a key strategic position as the bank’s Chief Financial Officer,” said Abdulla Al Hamli, Chief Executive Officer, Dubai Islamic Bank. “At a time when Dubai Islamic Bank is focused on consolidating its position as the leading Islamic bank in the United Arab Emirates, Al-Gebali will make a sustained contribution to our ongoing growth.”