Ahmad Abu Eideh

Chief Executive Officer
United Arab Bank

Ahmad Abu Eideh


Ahmad Abu Eideh is the Chief Executive Officer of

United Arab Bank, he joined the bank in March 2019

bringing more than 27 years of extensive banking

experience. His prime responsibilities are the

management and strategic direction of the bank’s

business segments and functions to ensure the

highest levels of Corporate Governance and Risk


Before joining United Arab Bank he was the Chief Executive Officer of

Standard Chartered Bank Middle East (Jordan, Iraq, Egypt and Lebanon) from

October 2015. He joined Standard Chartered Bank Jordan in November 2010

as CEO Jordan, and prior to that he held other prominent positions in several

international and regional banks, for which he spent 15 years in the UAE. He

has an extensive experience in Corporate and Investment Banking and

maintains well rounded expertise in all other disciplines of banking.

Ahmad graduated from Yarmouk University in Jordan and holds a degree in

Economics with a minor in Finance & Banking awarded in 1992. He attended

the Amman Baccalaureate School, from the day it opened in 1981 and

graduated Alumni Class of 1988.

He was born on 10 December 1969, married with 2 boys aged 17 and 12,

both of whom attend ABS grades 12 and 7.