Mr. Hamad Al-Marzouq is Chairman of Kuwait Finance House, the ex-Deputy Chairman of the parent bank “Ahli United Bank” in Bahrain and Deputy Chairman in the subsidiaries of the Group in U.K., Egypt, Oman & Iraq. Mr. Al Marzouq also serves as a Director on the Board of the Public Authority for Applied Education & Training (Kuwait) & the Institute of Banking Studies (Kuwait). Mr. Al Marzouq previous directorships include: Kuwait & Middle East Financial Investment Company Kuwait, Ahli Bank Qatar, United Bank for Commerce & Industry Libya, Middle East Financial Investment Company Saudi Arabia, Union of Arab Banks Lebanon, Arab Academy for Financial & Banking Services Jordan. Mr. Al Marzouq previous experience was with the Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) where he assumed several positions last of which was the Manager of the Banking Supervision Department, and prior to this he worked as an Investment Officer in Kuwait Investment Company. Mr. Al Marzouq holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Industrial & System Engineering from the University of Southern California USA & MBA in Finance & International Business from Claremont Graduate School USA.