A key strength of Noor Capital is its diverse and multinational shareholder base, which includes the UAE, Kuwait, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Bahrain. This diversity is also reflected in the Management Team and in the breadth of its distribution network. The Management Team work together to grow successfully and continuously our reputation over time, becoming a trusted partner to each one of our clients across the range of products and services we offer.
Mr. Mohammed Ghosheh [Chief Executive Officer]
Mr. Ghosheh has over 24 years of professional experience in Banking & Accounting. He joined Noor Capital during the establishment or pre-opening stage (early 2006), as a Financial Controller, responsible for Financial Reporting, Risk Management and Operations. By 2007, he was appointed Chief Operating Officer and then Acting CEO by June 2016. Mr Ghosheh formerly worked with Commercial Bank of Dubai as the Deputy Manager, Business Group. He was responsible for the MIS and Financial Studies Department. He also previously worked as Chief Accountant at Al Rodan Group in Kuwait and a Credit Officer at Commercial Bank of Dubai.
Mr. Ghosheh was involved in several successful projects as a Coordinator namely, The Dubai Quality Award; Segregation of Corporate & Retail Business; CRM Implementation; and the ISO 9001-2000, as Lead Auditor. Mr Ghosheh holds an MBA in Finance from University of Lincoln, UK and a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration/ Banking & Finance from Yarmouk University, Jordan.
Abdulla Al Suwaidi [Executive Director – Strategic Planning and Innovation]
Abdulla Al Suwaidi is a member of the Board of Directors of Commercial Bank International PJSC, UAE, and is the Executive Director of Strategy and Chief Operations Officer at Noor Capital. He is also the Founder of Excellence Target; a leading Management-Consulting and Training firm, one of the industry leaders in the UAE. Abdulla Al Suwaidi has vast experience in Senior Leadership roles within the Government & Private Sector spanning over 20 years. He also has Local & International experience in Operations Management, Engineering, Investment, Business Development and Project Management.
He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering Management and a Masters’ Degree in Total Quality Management. He previously held several leading positions in Abu Dhabi Company for Petroleum Oil Operations (ADCO), Abu Dhabi Municipality and Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) Dubai.
Muhammad Al Zoubi [General Manager – Global Markets]
Muhammad has over 17 years experience in the Financial Services Industry in both Jordan and United Arab Emirates. In 2010, he established the Global Markets Division at Noor Capital. Prior to starting this venture, he was the Head of VIP Department at Mac Sharaf for Local and Global markets.
Muhammad began his professional career in Information Technology at the Securities Depository Center in Jordan, and later relocated to Dubai where he joined the Local Equities Department at Emaar Financial Services. He holds a Telecommunications Engineering Degree from Jordan University of Science and Technology.
Sher Ali [Head of Investment Banking]
Sher Ali is a career Banker with 17 years of experience in Investment Banking, Financial Institutions and Structured Finance within the GCC. Prior to joining Noor, Sher was Head of Debt Capital Markets & Structured Finance, responsible for arranging and structuring Debt Transaction. Before that, he was Director in the Structured Finance Division of Qinvest (Qatar), responsible for Financial Institutions Coverage and Syndications for the whole IB Division. He is a Specialist in both Conventional and Islamic Finance Structures, having spent 7 years at Doha Bank (Qatar) as Senior Manager, International Banking, arranging Syndicated Loans and covering International Financial Institution clients. Sher has an MBA in Banking and Finance from Birmingham Business School.
Olivier Couriol [Head of Assets and Funds Administration]
Olivier Couriol has been involved in Private Banking in the Gulf Region since 1992, and in Investment Banking at Switzerland before that. He specializes in setting up appropriate Investment vehicles, Managing Funds and Structuring Private Equity deals. Olivier Couriol brings an extensive network of geographically diverse Investors and Facilitators into the Noor orbit. He has been associated with Noor since 2007.
Adel M. El-Hassan [Legal Department Manager & Board Directors Reporter]
Mr. El Hassan has over 25 years of professional experience at Law in UAE and abroad as a Magistrate, an Advocate and a Legal Advisor. He is an expert in preparing various different Legal Memorandum, Contracts and Agreements including varioius Business Setups, Employment Contracts, Sale and Purchase Contracts. He is an Expert in Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A). Mr. El Hassan as a Board of Directors Reporter, has extensive legal knowledge to drafting Resolutions and Decisions of General Assembly and Board of Directors. Mr. El Hassan holds a Bachelor’s Degree at Law, and is member of Sudanese Bar Advocates.