Mr. Abdulla Mohammed Saleh AbdulRaheem joined NBAD in 1982 and held various positions prior to being appointed Chief Financial Officer and Deputy Chief Operating Officer in June 2002. In January 2003 he was appointed Group Chief Operating Officer.
On 1 July 2012, Mr. Abdulla Saleh was promoted to Deputy Group Chief Executive Officer.
In his current position, Mr. Abdulla Saleh works closely with the Group CEO in setting and driving the implementation of the strategy. He deputises for the Group CEO, and in his absence runs the Bank with full delegated authority.
Mr. Abdulla Saleh oversees all the strategic, operational, and technology plans of the Group and leads the Digital Advisory Committee of the Bank.
He is responsible for executive oversight of Group Marketing and Corporate Communication, and on an interim basis has executive oversight of the Group HR function.
Mr. Abdulla Saleh is a member of several committees that assist in the overall management of the NBAD Group at various levels.
Mr. Abdulla Saleh holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Business Administration from the UAE University. He earned the certificate of CPA by the Washington State Board of Accountancy in June 1998.