He is a Chartered Certified Account (FCCA, UK) with Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the University Of London, UK. Worked with Ernst and Young as an Audit Specialist before joining Al Yousef Group LLC as the Chief Operating Officer. He represents the Al Yousef Group on the Boards of various investee companies such as: Chairman of Rees Oil & Gas LLC (Rees), Director of Cactus Premier Drilling Services SAOC and Director of Truckoman Oil and Gas Services SAOC, Director of Dhofar International Development & Investment Holding Company S.A.O.G (DIDIC). He was also a Board member of Private and Commercial Finance Group Plc., a Finance Group that is listed on the Aim market in the UK.
Mr. Pramod Kumar Hiran
Indian national, Science graduate, Associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and member of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India. In his professional stint of over 26 years, he had worked with merchant bankers, manufacturing organisation and leading telecom operator in India. He is presently associated with OMZEST group and on the Board of Oman Agriculture Development Co SAOC, Akzo Nobel Oman SAOC and Oman Re-insurance SAOC.
Mr. Babu P Thomas
Indian National, a commerce graduate, Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and Certified Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers, with wide ranging experience in banking, corporate financial management, auditing, project planning, implementation and operation. Started his career as an officer in Corporation Bank, India and worked as Senior Manager in the investment division of the South Indian Bank Ltd. Since year 2000 heading the finance department of Al Siraj Investment Holding LLC.
Mr. Gamal Mohamed Mohamed Ahmed Abdulla
His core competency lies in the area of taxation with experience with Egyptian Tax Authority and the Secretariat General of Taxation, Sultanate of Oman. He is a tax Advisor with the Omar Zawawi Establishment, advising on the tax matters of the group. He represents the group on the Board of Muscat National Holding Co (SAOG), Muscat Life Assurance Co (SAOC), Areej Vegetable Oils Co. (SAOG) and Oman Methanol Co. LLC.
Mr. Chandrahasan Menon
An Indian National. He graduated in Economics And started his career with Escords India Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi. In 1982 he moved to Sultanate of Oman to start working with McAlpine (Oman) LLC. - A UK based Excellent Grade Civil Contracting Co. as a senior Manager for Finance & Admin. After the successful completion of their projects in Oman he then moved to select Enterprises-Penguin -Group as Manager for Finance & Admin. Since 1997 he has been working with senior Royal Family member of Oman, looking after his personal affairs. He also the Finance controller of Huriah Co. LLC and as a part of his duties he is a Director on the Boards of International Furniture Factory LLC. and Al Makhla National Adverting & Publishing Co. which are Group Companies.
Mr. Mohammed Redha
Mr. Mohammed Redha Al Lawati is a professional and a well experienced executive banker with around 40 years of successful working experience in Banking and Finance sectors. His last job position was of a CEO of Taageer Finance Company (saog) from February 2013 to July 2018 and an Advisor to the Booard of Directors (2018-2019).
His working experience in top senior job positions include; General Manager in Bank Dhofar (saog), Deputy Genral Manager in Majan International Bank (saoc), Deputy General Manager in Alliance Housing bank (saog) , current name Ahli Bank (saog), Senior Executive in Bank Muscat (saog) and an Executive in Standard Chartered Bank.
He holds MBA degree (Marketing) from a USA university and a Bachelor Degree from Pakistan. He attended a Senior Executive Programme at London Business School. He is a "Certified Risk Analyst" CRA by the American Academy of Financial Management (AAFM). He holds a professional executive development program certificate issued by Professor of Managerial Economics, Harvard University. He is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Financial Management ( FAAFM). "
Mr. Sultan Al Kaabi
Mr. Haitham Al Busaidi
Haitham Mansoor Al Busaidi currently leads the Real Estate and Contracting Finance team at Barwa Bank. During the past eight years he has been instrumental in driving portfolio growth and played a key role towards developing new product and service offerings across regional customers at Barwa Bank.
He brings more than 17 years of business and banking experience across the capital markets and investments space within the region. Prior to this he led Qatar First Banks’s Corporate Banking team towards establishing a wholesale banking portfolio. Over the course of his career, he has held leadership positions across key players across the region including HSBC Amanah, Qatar National Bank, bank Muscat and National Bank of Oman.
He is a graduate of the Hautes Études Commerciales (HEC) School from Paris, where he earned his Executive MBA. Additionally, he is a graduate of the Oman National CEO program from the International Institute for Management Development (IMD) and completed his undergraduate studies from State University of New York, USA with a major in Finance.
Mr. Kailesh Bavishi
Indian national, commerce graduate and certified treasury professional.
Since 1979 (over 41 years) associated with OMZEST Group, mainly managing wide range of Finance, Treasury, Investments, Insurance, Forex management and various business operations.