Deputy Group CEO
Banking and Financial Services
Shaikha Al Bahar is the Deputy Group CEO of the National Bank of Kuwait. She was promoted to her current role in 2014. The National Bank of Kuwait is the largest bank in the country, with an asset base of $79.7 billion. Over her 36-year career Shaikha has gained experience in privatization, project finance and advisory services. She has been involved in all of Kuwait Investment Authority’s privatization deals since 1994.