Senior Managing Director and Group General Counsel Legal & Compliance Division
Mr. Samer Abdelhaq joined NBAD in June 2008 as the Deputy General Counsel and became the Group General Counsel in January 2010. In addition to this role, Mr. Abdelhaq became Group Board Secretary in April 2012, and as of July 2013, is also responsible for Group Compliance.
Prior to joining NBAD, Mr. Abdelhaq practiced banking and finance law with Allen & Overy and Simmons & Simmons.
Mr. Abdelhaq holds an LLB from the University of Jordan, an LLM in International Banking and Finance Law from Boston University in the US, and a post-graduate Diploma in Law from Nottingham Trent University in the UK. He is also member of the Law Society of England & Wales.