Board of Directors


Sheikh Hameed Bin Abdullah Al Ahmer
Chairman

Sheikh Hameed is the Chairman of Investrade. He is also Chairman and founder of several institutions in the region which include Saba Islamic Bank, Sabafon GSM, Al Ahmer Group, Yemen Gas Company and Yemen Saudi Company for Semantic. He is also a Board member of Madu in Turkey. Sheikh Hameed holds a Bachelor degree with Honors in Economics from Sana’a University, Yemen, and an honorary Doctorate in Islamic Economic Development from Omdurman Islamic University, Sudan.


Sheikh Mohammed Bin Abdulrahman Al Khalifa
Vice Chairman

Sheikh Mohammed is the Vice Chairman of Investrade and Chairman of its Executive Committee. Prior to Investrade, Sheikh Mohammed held numerous leading positions in the Oil & Gas sector where he was the Director of Oil & Gas in the National Oil and Gas Authority (NOGA) in Bahrain. He was also a Board member of Bahrain Aviation Fuelling Company (BAFCO) in Bahrain. Sheikh Mohammed holds a Bachelor degree in Management from Suffolk University in Boston Massachusetts, USA, and a Master degree in International Law from the University of Westminster, London, UK.


Mohammed A. Al Ammari
Board Member

Mr. Mohammed is a Board member of Investrade. He is also the Chairman of Saba Islamic Bank in Yemen and the Director of Internal Audit at the Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia since 2011. Prior to ICD, he was Vice President and Senior Audit Manager at the National Commercial Bank (NCB) for many years. Mr. Alammari holds a Bachelor degree in Accounting from King Abdulaziz University in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and two Master degrees in Finance and in Accounting from the University of Illinois at Urban Champaign College of Business, USA. He also holds several professional qualifications such as CPA, SOCPA, CIA, CMA, CFM and CBA.


Abdulla Al Rawdhi
Board Member & COO

Mr. Abdulla is a Board Member of Investrade and its Chief Operating Officer (COO) with approximately twenty years of experience in the financial and banking sector. Prior to Investrade, Mr. Abdulla was the Head of International Investments and Treasury of Saba Islamic Bank in Yemen. Prior to that, he was the Head of Treasury of Arab Bank in Yemen. Mr. Abdulla is currently a Board member of Saba Islamic Bank in Yemen. He holds a Bachelor degree in Accounting from the University of Sana’a, Yemen, and a Master degree in Islamic Finance from (CIBAFI). He is also a Certified Financial Manager (CFM), USA.


Abdullatif K. Deen
Board Member

Mr. Abdullatif is a Board member of Investrade and Chairman of its Audit Risk and Governance Committee. He is currently the Chief Financial Officer of Premier Group W.L.L. in Bahrain. Prior to that, he was Senior Director at Ernst & Young in Bahrain for many years. Prior to his time with Ernst & Young, Mr. Abdullatif served in numerous managerial position in the finance field with several reputable institutions. Mr. Abdullatif is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.


Raed Fakhri
Board Member

Mr. Raed is a Board member of Investrade and a member of its Executive Committee. He has over twenty years of business development and investment experience. He is a senior member of the Investment team at Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding since 2013. Prior to that, Mr. Raed was Head of Investments at Capivest in Bahrain focusing on real estate and technology investments. Prior to Capivest, Mr. Raed co-founded BDI Partners in 2010 and served as its Managing Director where he focused on consulting, business development and investments. Prior to that, he was with Bahrain Telecommunication Company (BATELCO) for almost a decade, where he was responsible for start-ups, and mergers & acquisitions. Earlier in his career, Mr. Raed spent three years with Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (GPIC) as a Control Systems and Project Engineer. He is also a Non-Executive Independent Director of BATELCO since 2014. Mr. Raed holds a Bachelor degree in Electronics Engineering Technology from the University of Central Florida, and an Executive MBA from the University of Bahrain.


Maher F. Mikhael
Board Member

Mr. Maher is a Board member at Investrade and a member of its Audit Risk and Governance Committee. He is the General Manager, Board member and one of the founders of International Trading & Investment Company (ITICO) with more than forty years of experience in real estate, trading and F&B. Mr. Maher serves on numerous Boards such as Universal Contracting and Landscaping, Century 21, Enshaa Development Real Estate, and Gulf Touristic Projects. Mr. Maher holds a Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering and is a member of Egypt Society of Engineers.