The Saudi British Bank (SABB) has appointed Alaa Shekib Al Jabri as Chief Risk Officer. Alaa has taken up his position assuming full responsibility for the entire Risk Management in SABB. He joined SABB in November 2006 as the Area General Manager for Western Province.
Alaa has a wealth of 28 years of experience in various aspects of banking gained mainly from working on senior levels of management and leadership covering credit, marketing, business development, strategy, investment, treasury, corporate, risk management, International and commercial banking in leading financial institutions in Saudi Arabia and the Gulf.
Commenting on Alaa’s appointment, David Dew, SABB Managing Director said: “I am delighted Alaa, is taking up this new strategic post. I am confident he will successfully utilize his extensive knowledge experience in driving our business to ever higher standards of achievements”.
Alaa has a Master of Business Administration from the INSEAD, France and a Bachelor of Business Administration from The American University of Beirut, Lebanon.