Hussain al-Qemzi

Company: Noor Islamic Bank
Position: Chief executive

Biography: Al-Qemzi has more than 25 years’ experience in senior positions with leading financial institutions in the UAE.

Prior to joining the Noor group, he was chief executive of Sharjah Islamic Bank. He also served as chief operating officer of the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) and is credited with laying much of the groundwork for its development.

He is a former board member of the Dubai Financial Market and Nasdaq Dubai.

Noor Islamic Bank is a subsidiary of Dubai-headquartered Noor Investment Group. It was established in 2006 as a fully sharia-compliant commercial bank with a paid-up capital of $860m.

He has a batchelor’s degree in business administration.

Contact: (+971) 4 361 3598
Company website: http://noorbank.com/ae

Updated: 08.10.12