Group Chief Financial Officer
Oman Aviation Group
Hussain Al Balushi is the Group CFO at Oman Aviation Group, with vast experience at leading companies including KPMG, Nama Holding, and Oman Oil Marketing. A UK graduate in Business Administration and a Fellow member of the ACCA. He is an experienced board member in companies covering several industries currently he is Deputy Chairman of Oman Air. Hussain is highly skilled in leadership, strategic planning, business development, M&A, financial analyses & reporting, audit, fund raising, corporate governance and talent development. Hussain positively contributed towards the success of Oman Oil Marketing to become a leader in the industry, having achieved seven years of net profit growth at double the average market growth. He managed to restore the confidence of international investors in Nama Group’s bond and lead a new issue at attractive terms and rate. Many of his fund raising deals won the best deal in the Middle East from various bodies. He led many multinational acquisition transactions while balancing between maximizing and safeguarding shareholder value. A highly skilled negotiator and managed to acquire shares of profitable companies below the book value and with negative goodwill. Additionally, Hussain is a frequent speaker at many forums such as the prestigious Bond, Loan & Sukuk Middle East and the GCC corporate governance seminar. As an advocate for the profession, he actively mentors and develops Omani talent to lead their finance functions in their respective companies.
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