Company: Bank Albilad
Biography: Khalid al-Jasser joined Islamic lender Bank Albilad as CEO in May 2009 from Riyad Bank, where he was an executive vice-president. He has more than 20 years’ experience in the banking sector and has served in several senior roles in Saudi Arabia.
Al-Jasser is also the chairman of Albilad Securities and Investment Company, the capital markets subsidiary of AlBilad. Previously he has held banking roles ranging from retail, to corporate, credit and human resources. Bank Albilad is a relatively young lender in Saudi Arabia, having set up operations in 2004.
In the first nine months of 2011, Bank Albilad reported more than a 12 per cent rise in total loans, one of the fastest loan growth rates in the kingdom. The bank currently has a network of more than 61 branches and more than 451 cashpoint machines. Al-Jasser has a degree in business administration from King Saud University in Saudi Arabia.
Contact Tel: (+966) 1 479 8888
Company website: www.bankalbilad.com