TOP 100 CEOS 2019

IN RANKING ORDER

Banking

Rank Company CEO name
1 First Abu Dhabi Bank PJSC Abdulhamid Mohammed Saeed
2 National Bank of Fujairah PJSC Vince Cook
3 Riyad Bank SJSC Abdulmajeed AlMobarak
4 Emirates NBD Bank PJSC Shayne Nelson
5 National Bank of Kuwait SAKP Isam Jasem Al Sager
6 Saudi British Bank SJSC David Robert Dew
7 BBK BSC Riyad Youssef Hasan Sater
8 Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank PJSC Ala’a Eraiqat
9 Samba Financial Group SJSC Rania Nashar
10 Arab National Bank Dr Robert Maroun Eid

 

Energy and Utility

Rank Company CEO name
1 Aldrees Petroleum and Transport Services Co SJSC Abdulelah Bin Saad Al-Drees
2 Al Kamil Power Company SAOG Abdullah Al- Rawahi
3 Dhofar Generating Company SAOG Naif Al-Awaaid
4 Independent Petroleum Group KSCP Waleed Jaber Hadeed
5 Abu Dhabi National Energy Company PJSC Saeed Hamad Al Dhaheri
6 Saudi Arabian Refineries Co SJSC Prince Mohammed bin Khalid bin Turki Al Saud
7 Saudi Electricity Company SJSC Ziyad M. Al-Shiha
8 Oman Oil Marketing Co SAOG David Kalife
9 Shell Oman Marketing Company SAOG Mohammed Mahmood Al Balushi
10 Al Maha Petroleum Products Marketing Company SAOG Mohammad Fareed Hussain Al Darwish

 

Financial Services and Investment

1 Aayan Leasing and Investment Co KSCP Mansour Hamad Mansour Al-Mubarak
2 GFH Financial Group BSC Hisham Alrayes
3 Investcorp Bank BSC Hazem Ben-Gacem and Rishi Kapoor (Co-CEOs)
4 Bahrain Commercial Facilities Co BSC Dr. Adel Ali Hubail
5 Al Deera Holding Co KPSC Khaled Magdy El Marsafy
6 Umm Al Qaiwain General Investment Co PSC H.E. Sheikh Rashed Bin Saud Bin Rashed Al Mualla
7 National International Holding Co KSCP Mamdouh El Sherbiny
8 Commercial Facilities Co SAKP Abdallah Saud Abdulaziz Al-Humaidhi
9 Kuwait Projects Company Holding KSCP Faisal Hamad Al Ayyar
10 Saudi Advanced Industries Co SJSC Said Abdullah Al Moather

 

Insurance

Rank Company CEO name
1 Orient Insurance PJSC Omer Hassan Elamin
2 Abu Dhabi National Insurance Company PSC Ahmad Hamada Ahmad Idris
3 Kuwait Reinsurance Company KSCP Dawood Suleiman Al Duwaisan
4 Solidarity Bahrain BSC Jawad Mohammed
5 Bahrain Kuwait Insurance Co BSC Ebrahim Al Rayes
6 Kuwait Insurance Company SAKP Sami Sharif
7 Dubai National Insurance and Reinsurance Co PSC Ramez Abou Zaid
8 Bupa Arabia for Cooperative Insurance Company SJSC Tal Hisham Nazer
9 Gulf Insurance Group KSCP Khalid Saud Hasan
10 Dubai Insurance Co PSC Abdellatif Abuqurah

 

Logistics and Industrials

Rank Company CEO name
1 Agility Public Warehousing Co KSCP Tarek Abdulaziz Sultan Al-Essa
2 Al Batinah Development and Investment Holding Co SAOG Gamal Abdulaziz Haggag
3 Saudi Industrial Export Co SJSC Hazem Al-Dossari
4 Aramex PJSC Bashar Obeid
5 DP World PLC HE Sultan Ahmad Bin Sulayem
6 Kuwait Portland Cement Co Khalifa Homoud Alghanim
7 Abu Dhabi Aviation Mohammad Ibrahim Al Mazroui
8 Majan Glass Company SAOG Asit Chawla
9 ALAFCO Avaiation Lease and Finance Company KSCP Ahmad Abdullah Alzabin
10 Specialities Group Holding Company KPSC Mubarak Woqayan Khalid AlWoqayan

 

Malls, Real Estate, and Construction

Rank Company CEO name
1 Renaissance Services SAOG Stephen R. Thomas
2 Emaar Development PJSC Bader Saeed Hareb
3 Jabal Omar Development Co SJSC Yasser Faisal Al Sherif
4 Kuwait Company for Process Plant Construction and Contracting KPSC Moayed Hamad Musaed Al Saleh
5 Injazzat Real Estate Development Company KPSC Mohammad AlFarhan
6 Oman Hotels and Tourism Company SAOG Vessali Fariborz
7 Emaar Properties PJSC Amit Jain
8 Dar Al Arkan Real Estate Development Company SJSC Kelvin Kwok Han Sim
9 Al Batinah Hotels Company SAOG Gautam Bose
10 Abu Dhabi National Hotels Co PJSC Khalid Anib

 

Mining, Metals and Chemicals

Rank Company CEO name
1 Saudi Arabia Fertilizers Co SJSC Ahmed Mohammed Al-Jabr
2 Saudi International Petrochemical Co SJSC Ahmad Bin Abdul Aziz Al-Ohali
3 Saudi Basic Industries Corporation SJSC Yousef Abdullah Mohammed Al-Benyan
4 National Petrochemical Co SJSC Abdulrahman Saleh Alismail
5 Saudi Industrial Investment Group SJSC Suliman Mohammad Al-Mandeel
6 National Petroleum Services Company KSCP Khalid Hamdan Dahham Al Saif
7 Saudi Arabian Mining Co SJSC Darren Davis
8 Advanced Petrochemical Co SJSC Abdullah M. Al Garawi
9 National Aluminium Products Company SAOG Ihab Mouallem
10 Rabigh Refining and Petrochemical Co SJSC Nasser Damsheq Al-Mahasher

 

Retail, FMCG and Consumer Care

Rank Company CEO name
1 Jarir Marketing Co SJSC Abdulkarim Abdulrahman Naser Al Agil
2 Mouwasat Medical Services Co SJSC Naser Sultan Fahad Al Subaie
3 Abu Dhabi National Oil Company for Distribution PJSC Saeed Mubarak Al Rashdi
4 United Electronics Company JSC Mohammed Galal
5 Gulf Medical Projects Co PSC Sheikh Majid Faisal Khalid Al Qassemi
6 Agthia Group PJSC Tariq Ahmed Al Wahedi
7 Human Soft Holding Company KSCP Mayank Hasmukhlal Baxi
8 National Biscuit Industries SAOG Rahul Shinde
9 Saudi Automotive Services Co SJSC Riyadh bin Saleh Al Malik
10 Dhofar Fisheries and Food Industries Company SAOG Hamid Ali Dahman Al Nahadi

 

Shariah-Compliant banks and Financial Services

Rank Company CEO name
1 Kuwait Finance House KSCP Mazin Saad Alnahedh
2 Alinma Bank SJSC Abdulmohsen Bin Abdulaziz Al-Fares
3 Bank Aljazira JSC Nabil Bin Dawoud Suleiman Al-Hoshan
4 Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank PJSC Khamis Buharoon
5 Bank Albilad SJSC Abdulaziz Mohammed AlOnaizan
6 Al Madar Finance and Investment Co KSCP Ahmed Ahmed Al Bahar
7 Al Rajhi Banking & Investment Corporation SJSC Stefano Paolo Bertamini
8 Boubyan Bank KSCP Adel Abdulwahab Jasem Al Majed
9 Al Izz Islamic Bank SAOG Salaam bin Said Al Shaksy
10 Dubai Islamic Bank PJSC Dr Adnan Chilwan

 

Telecom, Tech & Media

Rank Company CEO name
1 Saudi Telecom Company SJSC Nasser Suleiman Al Nasser
2 Bahrain Telecommunications Company BSC Ihab Hinnawi
3 Zain Kuwait – Mobile Telecommunications Company KSCP Eaman Al Roudhan
4 Omani Qatari Telecommunications Company SAOG Ian Charles Dench
5 Mobile Telecommunications Company Saudi Arabia SJSC Eng. Sultan Al Deghaither
6 Oman Telecommunications Company SAOG Talal Bin Saeed Bin Marhoon Al Mamari
7 Etihad Etisalat Co SJSC Ahmed Abdelsalam
8 Kuwait Telecommunications Company KSCP (VIVA) Salman Al Badran
9 Osos Holding Group Co KSCP Khalid Mahmoud Al Noury
10 Emirates Telecommunications Group Co PJSC Saleh Abdullah Al Abdooli