NBAD is the leading bank in the Middle East and one of the safest banks in the world. Our roots in Abu Dhabi give us a deep understanding of the dynamics of the Arab region and its connection to the world’s markets. And we aim to become the number one bank for anyone who wants to do business along the West-East Corridor.
NBAD opened its first overseas branch in Egypt in 1975, followed by further expansion into Sudan and Oman the following year. Before the decade closed, NBAD had opened branches in the UK and France and commenced its American operations in Washington, D.C. The Hong Kong office was established in 2009 with Malaysia and South America added in 2012 and 2013 respectively.
Today, NBAD has a global presence in 17 countries and overseas territories, spanning five continents: China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, India, Oman, the UAE, Kuwait, Bahrain, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt, Sudan, France, Switzerland, the UK, USA and Brazil.