CBI Hires Omar Khan as new Head of Treasury
Monday, October 05, 2015
Commercial Bank International (CBI) has appointed Omar Khan as its Head of Treasury. Omar will be responsible for liquidity, capital management and markets activities, reporting directly to the Chief Executive Officer.
Mark Robinson, Chief Executive Officer of CBI said: “We are pleased to welcome Omar to our management team at this exciting time of change and growth for CBI. With his extensive Treasury experience at some of the world’s leading banks, Omar has the expertise to make our Treasury a market leader. We are confident Omar's experience will add considerable value to our overall business as we execute our growth strategy."
Omar has more than 22 years of experience with global banks in the UAE and Pakistan, in liquidity and capital management, trading, sales and brokerage operations. He joins CBI from Samba Financial Group of Saudi Arabia, where he spent six years as Head of Treasury for the UAE and Qatar, based in Dubai.
Commenting on his appointment Omar Khan said: “Liquidity and capital management are critical for banks globally and I look forward to ensuring CBI is highly disciplined in these important areas. Also, I am excited about the potential for delivering market leading Treasury solutions for our clients. This is a great time for CBI and I am delighted to be part of the Bank’s growth story.”