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Governing Council of the “Family Bank” appoints Dr. Khalid Abdulla Ateeq chief executive

Council of Family Bank chaired by HE said Dr. Fatima Mohammed Al Balushi, Minister of Social Development Bank Chairman family, announced the appointment of Dr. Khalid Abdulla Ateeq as CEO and board member of the Bank as of January 1, 2014 as the successor to Dr. Atef Shabrawi who resigned recently and has the virtue Post and incorporation in the early stages of the emergence of the bank.

The Board of Directors, said that the appointment of Dr. Khalid Ateeq Chief Executive Officer of Bank of the family was, with its experience of over 30 years in the banking and financial services, and has a track record of achievements on the banking sector where he presented his services to many banks and financial companies known at the local level. and has held an old post of executive vice president of Venture Capital , a specialist in the field of emerging and promising in the Middle East and North Africa projects the bank, and the position of Executive Director , banking supervision at the Central Bank of Bahrain, where he was the old licensing, inspection and supervision of the financial and banking institutions , the responsibility, and make sure banks and financial institutions commitment banking and application of laws and regulations issued by the Central Bank of Bahrain, with its many contributions as a board member of the Bank management goodness He is also a board member and chairman of the audit committee and the risk to the company MEDGULF insurance and chairman of the board of Trustees at the Gulf University and worked Atiq previously Assistant Professor at the University of Bahrain. Dr. Atiq holds a doctorate degree in accounting philosophy from the University of Hull in the UK, and an MBA from Armstrong University, Berkeley, USA, and a BA in accounting and finance at Kuwait University. on this occasion , said Dr. Fatima Al Balushi chairman of the family bank management , “we in the House Bank family We are confident that Dr. Khalid Ateeq will continue the achievements of the team, and add a lot of experience in the management and development of the family bank within the strategic plans to ensure delivery of the highest quality and best service to ensure that small and medium – kingdom projects growth, and as I wish Dr. Atiq every success in his new duties. ” It is worth mentioning that the family bank was established at the initiative of the Ministry of social development and in partnership between the Royal Charity organization, BBK, Ithmaar Bank and Ahli United Bank, Kuwait finance House, and in accordance with the framework of cooperation with the Grameen Foundation, the Bank received a license from the Central Bank of Bahrain opened in January 2010 as the first specialized social bank in microfinance operates in accordance with Islamic law.