Mr. Mohamed Guermazi – Profile

January 1st, 2020

Mr. Mohamed Guermazi joined the Board of Directors of Meezan Bank in 2018. He is also a member of the Risk Management Committee of the Board. He is currently serving as “Lead Awqaf Investment Specialist” in the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB).

Mr. Guermazi holds a Masters Degree in Engineering from the National School of Bridges and Roads in Paris (Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées – Ponts PariTech). He is also serving as Member of the Board of Irada for Microfinance Co. Ltd. which is part of Bank of Khartoum Group in Sudan.

Prior to joining the IsDB in 2010, and over a period of 15 years, he had been serving as Director of Equities, Asset Management, Treasury and Financial Markets at Banque de Tunisie, one of the most prominent private commercial banks in Tunisia. Besides his operational responsibilities within Banque de Tunisie, he also served as Chairman of the ‘Société de Bourse de Tunisie’ – a subsidiary of the bank specialized in brokerage in securities; General Manager and Chairman of the Board of ‘Placements de Tunisie’ – an affiliated investment company; Board Member and Chairman of the Audit Committee of ASTREE Insurance company; Board Member of the Tunis Stock Exchange, as well as Board Member of several companies in which Banque de Tunisie holds a participation of reference.

Previously, Mr. Guermazi had also served as Deputy Managing Director of the Investment Loan Department at Banque de Tunisie, Project Officer at the Tunisian Qatari Bank for Investment and Senior Engineer in charge of the budget and follow-up of the activity of the fertilizer plants at the Tunisian Chemical Group.

Mr. Guermazi has been nominated by the Islamic Development Bank to be its representative on the Board of the Waqf BID Guinée (WBG), which is a not-for-profit organization to support the development of the education and health sectors in Guinea.

Current Directorships:
  • Board of the Waqf BID Guinee (WBG)
  • Irada for Microfinance Co. Ltd.