Amal Suhail Salim Bahwan – Chairperson
An accomplished leader and a proven business professional with a track record of successful business transformations and consolidation, initiation of new business models & ventures and revamping businesses into robust profit centers while creating corporate value and enhancing brand reputation. Goal-oriented with a relentless drive to succeed, sharp business acumen and foresight, pro-active and creative approach to solving problems, effective blend of intuitive and cognitive analytics, prudent decision-making skills, ability to quickly comprehend and adopt new technology trends and business models, superior communication skills, “humane yet performance oriented” working style.
She is the Vice-Chairperson of the Suhail Bahwan Group Holding LLC., one of Oman’s largest and most professionally managed business organizations in the Sultanate of Oman. Ms. Amal is also Chairperson of National Bank of Oman SAOG, Director of National Pharmaceutical Industries SAOC, Director of Oman Oil Marketing Co SAOG, Director of Oman Dental College and Director of DHL Global Forwarding Co. She holds a Master’s Degree in Administration and Bachelor Degree in Education from Sultan Qaboos University, Sultanate of Oman.
Taqi Ali Sultan – Vice Chairman
Mr. Taqi Ali Sultan holds Degree in Commerce from University of Kuwait. He has over 33 years of experience in banking sector out of which 28 years with National Bank of Oman and one year each in London with Bank of America and Bank of Credit & Commerce International. Mr. Sultan held various managerial positions in National Bank of Oman and last one being the General Manager before retiring in January 2011. He is currently a member of the senior management team of Towell Group. Before joining our Company as Director, Mr. Sultan served as the Chairman of Al-Jazira Services Co. SAOG for 8 years and Al-Ahlia Converting Industries SAOG for 7 years.
Abdul Kader Darwish Al Balushi – Director
Mr. Abdul Kader has over 42 years of experience in banking sector out of which 25 years with Bank Muscat SAOG in various managerial positions before retiring as General Manager-Credit Policy & Planning. He holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Heriot-Watt University, UK and CPA from Oregon State Board of Accountancy, USA. Mr. Abdul Kader is also a Director of Oman Oil Marketing Co. SAOG and Oman Ceramic Co. SAOG.
Rahul Kar – Director
Mr. Rahul Kar is a Chartered Accountant and is currently working as the Financial Advisor to the Chairman of Suhail Bahwan Group Holding LLC. Mr. Kar is also a Director and member of the Audit committee and Business Risk & compliance committee of National Bank of Oman SAOG. He is also a Director and Nomination & Remuneration committee member of Oman United Insurance Company SAOG.
Pradeep P. Navre – Director
Mr. Navre is a Chemical Engineer from IIT Delhi and holds a Post Graduate Degree in Marketing Management from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute, Mumbai. His experience of 42 years in India and the Middle East spans diverse industries–Commodities, Building Materials, Pharmaceuticals, Food and FMCG sectors.
In India he has worked in Sales and Marketing for 10 years with blue chip companies such as Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd New Delhi, TTK & Co Bangalore and Parle Products Mumbai.
In the Middle East he has worked with Suhail Bahwan Group for 32 years in various capacities in Oman as well as UAE in Steel, Commodities, Telecommunication and Property sectors. At present he has Profit Centre responsibilities for 4 Companies within Suhail Bahwan Group, Oman.
Abdullah Salim Said Al Araimi – Director
Mr. Abdullah Salim Said Al Araimi is a seasoned professional and holds a Higher Diploma in Accounting. He started his career with Suhail Bahwan Group in the year 1995. He has spent more than 10 years with F&A executing various responsibilities. Considering his ability to influence thoughts, people management skills, he was entrusted to handle Admin activities under the HR & Admin department. Considering his enthusiasm HR was also added in his portfolio. He developed new systems, put policies and procedures in place; elevated the relation with Government authorities. His contribution to the Group is innumerable.
Apart from his professional career, he also served as the committee member of International Labour Organization representing Oman. He was actively involved in the study of labour condition in Oman and revising the Oman labour law.
Yasser Abdullah Salim Al Rashdi – Director
Currently he is a Senior Manager of Investment Transactional Support at Oman Investment Authority and has a membership in the Board of Directors of Oman Growth Fund. He has experience of more than 20 years in the field of Accounts, Finance and Investment at Oman Investment Authority. On the Academic aspect, he obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Sultan Qaboos University, in addition to pursuing an MBA from the Franklin University (United States of America). He also joined Executive Programs provided by major educational institutions such as: HEC Paris University and PWC Academy in leadership, financial, and management fields.