Group Chief Financial Officer
Iyad Abdalrahim, the Group Chief Financial Officer, for Emaar, The Economic City (EEC), bringing over 24 years of experience in leading Finance departments in the region. He has led major publicly listed companies and family business finance departments and have also assumed board and top management positions within. He has also performed on major regional and international boards of directors.
Prior to joining EEC, Mr. Iyad has worked with some of the major institutions within the Middle East and GCC including: Al Futtaim Group Real Estate, Dubai Properties Group, Arabtec Holding, DEPA LTD, Power International Holding, Standard Chartered Bank and Arab Bank. He has led several IPOs in the region in addition to major restructuring, complex money market transactions, and growth responsibilities within his career.
Iyad is a well proven leader within the Finance community in the MENA area and the GCC in particular. He holds an MBA degree from UOWD and is an accounting and finance degree graduate.
Project, ECA & Structured Finance Middle East & Africa 2020