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CBD Management Team


Ali Imran

Chief Operating Officer

Ali Imran is the Chief Operating Officer at Commercial Bank of Dubai and is a member of the Bank’s Executive Committee. He is responsible for designing and delivering digital capabilities, technological innovation, operational efficiencies, and strategic transformation within the bank

With a career spanning over 20 years, Ali is a seasoned international banking professional with experience encompassing a wide range of disciplines, including, Operations, Retail Banking, Strategy and Planning, Transaction Banking, and Digital Transformation. Prior to joining CBD, Ali was a Partner – Financial Services Advisory at PwC Middle East. He has also held a variety of senior cross-discipline leadership roles in ABN AMRO, HSBC, and the Royal Bank of Scotland.

Ali has a Bachelor’s in computer sciences and holds a Master’s in Business Administration from Hult International Business School, USA.

CBD Management Team

Dr. Bernd van Linder

Chief Executive Officer

Darren Clarke

Chief Financial Officer

Fahad Al Muhairi

General Manager - Institutional Banking

Mark Zanelli

General Manager, Treasury, Asset and Liability Management

Othman Bin Hendi

Chief Customer Officer

Abdul Rahim Al Nimer

General Manager, Corporate Banking

Alan Grieve

Chief Credit Officer

Ali Imran

Chief Operating Officer

Rupert Rogers

Chief Risk Officer

Khaled Al Hammadi

General Manager - Personal Banking Group

Sultan Al Mahmood

Chief Human Resources Officer