Mr. Omar Hussain Alfardan
Vice Chairman of UAB

Chairman – Board Governance & Renumeration Committee
Member – Board Credit Committee
Appointed to the Board in 2007

Mr. Alfardan is serving as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors and represents The Commercial Bank of Qatar, the largest corporate shareholder of United Arab Bank.

Mr. Alfardan holds a BA in Business Administration and a Masters in Finance from Webster University, Geneva.

External Board Appointments:

  • Vice Chairman – Alternatifbank, Turkey
  • Board Member – The Commercial Bank of Qatar
  • Board Member and Director – Alfardan Subsidiaries
  • Board Member – United Development Company P.S.C., Qatar
  • Board Member – Arabian Agencies Company LLC, Qatar
  • Board Member – Qatar Red Crescent Society

Other External Appointments:

  • President & CEO – Alfardan Group Holding, Alfardan Hotels & Resorts, Alfardan Automotive Group (Qatar and Oman) and Alfardan Properties (Qatar and Oman)
  • Trustee – American University, Beirut