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Company Overview of Gulf International Bank B.S.C.

Company Overview

Gulf International Bank B.S.C., together with its subsidiaries, provides wholesale commercial, asset management, and investment banking services worldwide. The company operates through Wholesale Banking, Treasury, and Financial Markets segments. It offers retail banking services, such as current and saving accounts, personal loans, and currency and credit cards. The company also provides wholesale commercial financing, project and structured financing, syndication and agency services, Shariah compliant banking, investment banking, and global transaction banking services. In addition, it offers treasury products comprising interest rates, interest rate swaps, interest rate caps and floors, in...

Al-Dowali Building

3 Palace Avenue

PO Box 1017



Founded in 1975

1,111 Employees


973 17 534 000

Key Executives for Gulf International Bank B.S.C.

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Chief Financial Officer and Managing Director
Chief Operating Officer and Senior Managing Director
Director and Interim Chief Executive Officer of Gulf International Bank (UK)
Age: 64
Chief Executive Officer - GIB Capital
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Gulf International Bank B.S.C. Key Developments

Gulf International Bank Reports Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months of 2016

Gulf International Bank reported consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and six months of 2016. The firm has reported a net income of USD 31.2 million after tax in the second quarter of the year. The firm had made USD 20.9 million in the prior year period. The financial services company also said that its consolidated net income after tax was USD 41.7 million for the period, compared to USD 47.3 million in second quarter of 2015. Net interest income at USD 91 million for the six months was USD 5.4 million, or an increase of 6% on the prior year period.

Gulf International Bank B.S.C. Appoints Abdulaziz A. Al-Helaissi as Chief Executive Officer

The Chairman of the Board of Directors of Gulf International Bank B.S.C. (GIB), H.E. Jammaz Bin Abdullah Al-Suhaimi announced that the Board has appointed Mr. Abdulaziz A. Al-Helaissi as its Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Al-Helaissi will succeed GIB's current CEO, Dr. Yahya Alyahya, as of February 1, 2016. Mr. Al-Helaissi brings decades of banking experience that is uniquely relevant to GIB in the next phase of its strategy. Most recently, Mr. Al-Helaissi was the Deputy Governor (Supervision) of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA).

Gulf International Bank Opens New Wholesale Banking Branch in Abu Dhabi

Gulf International Bank (GIB) has inaugurated its wholesale banking brand in Abu Dhabi. The opening of the new office supports the bank's strategic objectives to grow and develop business across the GCC region.

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