Khamis Buharoon assumes responsibilities of CEO at ADIB
In a statement to the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange on 16 March, Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) reported that the Board of Directors had appointed the bank’s Vice Chairman Khamis Buharoon to assume all the responsibilities of the CEO while the bank’s Chief Executive Officer Tirad Al Mahmoud is on leave of absence for a medical check-up.
Buharoon has been a member of the Board of ADIB since 2007. He is also Executive Chairman of Burooj Properties – Abu Dhabi and Vice Chairman of Abu Dhabi National Takaful Company and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Islamic Financial Services Company, all parts of the Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank Group. Previously, among other posts, he has also been CEO of Commercial Bank International and Head of Domestic Banking at National Bank of Abu Dhabi.