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In his previous role, Kumar was the Chief Operating Officer at Qatar Islamic Bank in Doha. With over 25 years banking experience, he spearheaded transformational projects at several MENA-based banks, along with serving in several senior roles at the National Bank of Egypt in Cairo, Ahli Bank QSC in Qatar, National Bank of Dubai and Commercial Bank of Kuwait. Prior to coming to the Middle East in 1997, he held multiple roles with HSBC and Standard Chartered Bank in India. Krishna Kumar holds a B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering from the College of Engineering in Trivandrum, India. He also earned an MBA in Marketing and Finance from Xavier Labour Relations Institute, also in India. He is an alumnus of Harvard Business School having completed the Advanced Management Program (AMP) in 2008.
Dr. Bernd van Linder, Chief Executive Officer of Commercial Bank of Dubai, commenting on the appointment, said: "We are delighted to welcome Krishna Kumar to Commercial Bank of Dubai and wish him success in his new role. With his extensive professional experience, we are confident that he will add significant value to the Bank at this key time and his appointment represents an important addition to our leadership team.”
Commercial Bank of Dubai’s (CBD) 2018 first quarter net profit surged 74.7 per cent to Dh280 million compared to Dh160 million in the same quarter in 2017.
Profits were higher on the back o
Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) has appointed Humaid Mohammad Obaid Al Qutami as chairman of its board of directors.
In a statement today, CBD said Qutami joined the bank’s board in March 20
Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) has reported a 9.4 per cent increase in operating profit of Dh1,742 million ($474 million) for 2017,a media report said.
Figures showed that operating income
Leading property development firm RAK Properties has announced the launch of two new 'exciting' projects - Marbella Villas and a new public realm entertainment area called Angel Bay - on Hayat Island
Emaar Development, the build-to-sell property development business owned by top developer Emaar, will showcase a fully-furnished Spanish coast-influenced Samara villa in Arabian Ranches II for potent
QNB has revised up its forecasts for average annual oil prices to $72/b for 2018 from $69/b and to $69/b in 2019 from $66/b. Both demand and supply factors, however, suggest a tilt towards lower pric
Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB), country’s leading Islamic bank, received two awards from New Age Banking & Finance Awards 2018, as part of the seventh edition of New Age Banking Summit Qatar which was supp
Nakilat is participating in the Gastech 2018 Exhibition and Conference currently taking place in Barcelona, Spain from 17 to 20 September 2018. One of the largest LNG-centric events globally, Gastech