The Middle East's

Top 100 Listed
Companies 2022

95. National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) 

Country: Bahrain

Sector: Banks & financial services

CEO: Jean-Christophe Durand

Market Value: $3.4 billion

Sales: $490 million

Profits: $146 million

Assets: $12 billion

NBB was established as Bahrain’s first locally-owned bank. Today, it has a network of 26 branches kingdom, with a branch each in Abu Dhabi and Riyadh. It employs 1,110 people. In December 2021, NBB offered to finance an $8.8 million food sustainability project by the Ministry of Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning. CEO Jean-Christophe Durand joined NBB in 2016, before which he was the regional CEO of BNP Paribas for the Middle East and Africa.