Sector: Banks & Financial Services
Date of Establishment: 2007
Market Value: $21.4 billion
Emirates NBD was formed in 2007 by the merger of the National Bank of Dubai and Emirates Bank International. Today it is Dubai’s largest bank by assets, employing more than 25,000 people. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and CEO of the Emirates Group, is chairman of the bank. Shayne Nelson has been CEO since 2013. Before joining Emirates NBD, Nelson served in Singapore as the CEO of Standard Chartered Private Bank.