Abdul Jalil Yousuf Darwish
Institution: Dubai Chamber of Commerce
Biography: Outside his chamber duties, Darwish is a businessman with a diverse set of interests across various sectors, including banking, real estate, building materials and engineering. Darwish has held several posts with UK bank HSBC in Dubai. His notable banking positions have included being chief executive officer of HSBC Dubai, vice-chairman of HSBC Middle East and chairman of HSBC Middle East Finance Company.
He also serves as a member of the Dubai Economic Council, board member of the National Bank of Umm al-Quwain and deputy chairman of the Higher Committee for Human Resources Development in the Banking Sector. Darwish has a keen interest in the local education sector and is on the advisory council of the UAE’s Zayed University.
He is a board member of Dubai University as well as deputy chairman of the Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies.
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