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CBD Board of Directors

Board of Directors

In accordance with the Articles of Association for Commercial Bank of Dubai the formation of the Board of Directors is governed by the Federal Law No.8 of 1984 (as amended). The Board comprises of 11 members who are elected through the General Meeting, for a term of three financial years.

The formation of the Board of Directors takes into consideration the primary need to ensure that the Board and its Committees have the appropriate balance of skills, experience, knowledge of the Bank and independence of mind to enable them to discharge their respective duties and responsibilities.



Mr. Ali Fardan Al Fardan


Mr. Al Fardan joined the Board of Commercial Bank of Dubai in 2011. He is currently member of the Board of Directors of Al Mal Capital, Dubai Investment PJSC and Union Properties PJSC. He is the Vice Chairman of Naif Marine Services Co. PJSC, Vice Chairman of Al Fardan Holdings LLC, Vice Chairman of The First Investor LLC, the owner of Al Fardan Brands, Managing Director of Al Fardan Real Estate, and Chairman of Carlton Hospitality and Management. Mr. Al Fardan holds a Bachelor of Science (Major in Information System) from the Metropolitan State College, USA.

CBD Board of Directors

Mr. Ahmad Abdulkarim Julfar

Director - Chairman of the Remuneration and Nomination Committee

H.E. Sultan Saeed Mohamed Nasser Al Mansoori

Director - Deputy Chairman of the Board and Chairman of the Board Executive Committee

Mr. Buti Saeed Al Ghandi

Director of the Board Executive Committee

Mr. Abdul Wahed Al Fahim

Director and Chairman of the Risk Committee

H.H. Sheikh Maktoum Hasher Al Maktoum

Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee