Mr. Basil Y. A. Y. R. AlBader – Profile

April 23rd, 2020

Mr. Basil AlBader joined Meezan Bank as a Board Member in December, 2019. He is also a member of Audit Committee and IFRS9 Implementation Oversight Committee of the Board. He has 16 years of diversified experience in accounting, finance and control. Mr. Basil holds the position of Division Manager of Future Generations Fund Accounts at Kuwait Investment Authority (KIA). He started his career in accounting and financial control in investment sector with progressive and diverse responsibilities, followed by that, he oversaw the internal audit activities in telecom sector before joining the KIA.

Mr. Basil has a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Kuwait University in 2002, and holds several professional certifications i.e. Certified Management Accountant (CMA), Certified Financial Manager (CFM), Diploma in Financial Reporting Standards from EY, and a registered auditor (Non-practitioner) by Ministry of Commerce and Industry in Kuwait.

Recent Directorships:

  • Board Member, Gulf Bank – Kuwait
  • Vice Chairman, Audit Committee, Gulf Bank – Kuwait