Our Management


Mohamed Abdul Rahman Amiri

Chief Executive Officer

  • Joined Ajman Bank in Oct 2010
  • Over 20 years of working with HSBC, Dubai Islamic Bank and Dubai Bank
  • Experience includes several key positions and most recently Deputy CEO with Ajman Bank.
  • Holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Management Information Systems and a Graduate from the first batch of the Mohmmad Bin Rashed Program for Leadership Development (MBRPLD).


Salem Al Shamsi

Chief Operating Officer

Member of UAE Federal National Council

  • Founder member of Ajman Bank since 2008.
  • Highly skilled executive with 18 years of Banking experience.
  • A dynamic Leader with thorough understanding of banking  industry and a diversified track record in business management, people management, banking solutions, public relations, government relations, business development negotiations with Ultra High Net worth clients and profitable segmentation strategies.
  • USA graduate from Eckerd University- fits well amongst entrepreneurs, leaders and innovators of a dynamic and growing banking sector - leveraging his professional experience, knowledge and leadership skills.


Seifeldin Abdelkareem

Chief Financial Officer

  • Joined Ajman Bank in Dec 2009
  • Over 27 years of experience in banking.
  • Prior to joining Ajman Bank, he worked for the Central Bank of UAE as head of an examination team; Arab Bank for Investment and Foreign Trade as Head of Finance and Administration and Qinvest in Qatar as CFO.
  • Began his career at Sudan Commercial Bank in 1982, then moved to Al Rajhi Banking and Investment Corporation in Riyadh. Afterwards Seifeldin was seconded, as Deputy Chief Accountant, to Al Rajhi in London for six years.


Talal Soubra

Chief Risk Officer

  • Joined Ajman Bank in July 2011
  • Over 30 years of managerial experience, including 26 years in the banking industry
  • Worked for Arab Bank as Senior Vice President, Head of Corporate and Investment Banking
  • High-profile experience in Saudi Arabia with Bank Saudi Fransi, United Saudi Bank and Saudi American Bank as well as Chief Administration Officer of Morgan Stanley Saudi Arabia
  • Holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Mississippi, U.S.A.


Akram Khan

EVP Group Head, Wholesale  Banking Group

  • Joined Ajman Bank in 2010
  • Over 22 years of corporate banking experience in the Arabian Gulf (Dubai & Riyadh) which includes 15 years with the French Banking Group Credit Agricole where he was a DGM and Head of Corporate Banking, Gulf and 5 years with Dubai Islamic Bank where he was an SVP & Head of Wholesale Banking
  • Holds a Bachelor of Science Degree In Business Administration with High Honors from the University of Arkansas, USA and an MBA from Western Illinois University, USA.


Maryam Al Shorafa

VP – Head of Corporate Communications & Marketing

  • Joined Ajman Bank in January 2008
  • Worked with Higher Colleges of Technology – Women’s College before joining Ajman Bank.
  • Played a major role in leading and orchestrating the launch of Ajman Bank in 2009.
  • Elected as Secretary General of Ajman Businesswomen Council in 2012.
  • Holds a Higher Diploma in Business Management from HCT - Dubai Women’s College & Post-Graduate Certificate in Educational Technology from University of Southern Queensland.

Ahmed Mostafa Tahoun

Chief Internal Auditor

  • Joined Ajman Bank in May 2008
  • 30 years of experience including 20+ years Islamic Banking and 3 years conventional banking experience
  • Holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and many Audit professional certifications (CBA, CIA, CRP, CISA, CICA, CCSA, CGEIT).


Ahmad Mohamed Fadl

SVP - General Counsel - Legal & Board Secretariat Division

  • Joined Ajman Bank in 2008
  • Over 18 years of experience in the legal field including 10 years in the banking sector.
  • Holds a Masters degree in Law from the University of Khartoum


Abdul Nasser Al Mannaei

SVP - Shariah Compliance

  • Joined Ajman Bank in February 2009
  • Over 22 years of experience in Sharia Banking
  • Prior to joining Ajman Bank, he was the VP - Sharia Coordinator at Noor Islamic Bank
  • He holds a Bachelors degree in Islamic Studies


Ahmad Fuad Elayyan

SVP – Head of Central Operations

  •  Joined Ajman Bank in July 2013
  • Over 25 years of experience in banking operations and trade finance
  • Prior to joining Ajman Bank, he was the Head of Operations at Qatar Islamic Bank in Doha, Qatar
  • He holds a certificate in International Trade and Finance from The London Institute of Banking & Finance, UK
  • He holds MBA certificate in Finance from Canadian University of Dubai


Fairouza Al Marzouqi

VP – Head of Human Capital

  • Joined Ajman Bank in July 2008
  • 17 years of hands on Experience in Human Resources Strategies, Policies, Systems, Personnel Management, Conflict Management and Project Management.
  • Bachelor Of Education in Career Advising and Counseling
  • Certified HR Auditor
  • CIPD (Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development) Certificate in Personnel Practice
  • Worked in NBF as Emiratization Manager & in CBD as HR specialist 


Hany Sabry

SVP – Head of Investment Banking

  • Joined Ajman Bank in Feb  2011
  • Over 19  years of working  financial sector , including 14 years in the banking industry
  • Worked previously for HSBC, International Company for Leasing, Dubai Islamic Bank and Mashreq Bank.
  • High-profile diversified experience in Credit& Risk, Product Development, Private Banking and Investment Banking.
  • Holds a Master Degree in Business Administration from Preston University, U.S.A, and certified from Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment U.K.


Rafeek K.P.

SVP - Group Head, Treasury & Capital Markets

  • Joined Ajman Bank in March 2008. 
  • Over 28 years’ experience in Banking industry in which 24 years in managerial position exposed to Financial & Debt Capital Markets, Investments and Financial Institutions.
  • Worked as Head of Treasury, ADIB, Abu Dhabi.
  • Additionally, exposed to banks in GCC banking industry like Mashreq Bank Dubai, QIIB Doha, Masraf Abu Dhabi and Saudi British Bank, Riyadh.
  • Hold s Master’s Degree in Commerce (M Com) from a reputed University in India.


Farid Ahmed Mir

SVP – Head of Credit

  • Joined Ajman Bank in May 2016
  • Over 22 years of Credit and Risk experience within various local and international financial institutions
  • Experience includes key positions at HSBC, Emirates Islamic, National Bank of Fujairah, and most recently as Head of Wholesale Credit at Noor Bank
  • Holds a Master degree in Business Administration from the Institute of Business Administration, University of Karachi, Pakistan


Iqbal Sheikh

SVP – Head of PMO, Business Planning and Customer Excellence

  • Joined Ajman Bank in December 2010
  • Over 19 years of managerial experience,
  • High-profile experience in the UK and UAE with; Mashreq, Dubai Islamic Bank, Noor Bank and Dubai Bank
  • Holds a degree in Chemistry from the University of Manchester 


Badreldin Elmogadam

SVP- Head Of Legal Affairs Division

  • Joined Ajman Bank on 2008
  • Over 18 years of experience in the legal field
  • 13 years of experience in GCC where he worked as external and in-house legal counselor in the banking sector, including 6 years in Islamic banking


Fazal Rahim

VP - Head of Sharia Audit & Sharia Board Secretary

  • Joined Ajman Bank in April 2009
  • Over 20 years of banking experience including 11 years managerial experience in Sharia consultancy, Sharia Audit and Sharia Coordination
  • Worked for leading local and regional Islamic Financial Institutions
  • Holds master degree in Economics with specialization in Economics of Islam
  • A certified Sharia Adviser and Auditor by AAOIFI – Bahrain
  • Sit on number of Sharia Boards and member of various Islamic Banking committees within the UAE


 Kashif Amin Thakkur

Acting Head of Consumer Banking

  •    Joined Ajman Bank on January 14th, 2018
  •  Over 19 years of experience in Retail and Sharia Banking, across Middle East, UK & Sub Continent with multinational banks including Citibank, ABN AMRO & Credit Agricole.
  •  Prior to joining Ajman Bank he was DGM Retail with Credit Agricole (Banque Saudi Fransi).
  •  He holds a Masters in Business Administration specializing in marketing financial services.


Mohammed Al Shamsi

Acting General Manager - Business Development

  •  Joined Ajman Bank in May 17th, 2015
  • Over 13 years of experience in Banking Sectors
  • Prior to joining Ajman Bank, he was Head of ADIB@Work at Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank
  • He holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Business from Eckerd College (USA)


Hajar Mohamed AlMaazmi

VP – Head of Information Technology

  • Joined Ajman Bank in July 2008
  • Possess over 16 years of experience in Information Technology in Banking Industry
  • Prior to joining Ajman Bank, She was working with Sharjah Islamic Bank
  • Holds a Bachelor Degree in Computer Science from University of Sharjah & Banking Diploma from Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial studies


Aamad Jalil

Head of Real Estate Investments & Financing

  • Joined Ajman Bank in April 2013
  • Over 18 years of experience with various International and Local financial institutions with experience in Sales Management, Product Development, Retail Banking, Real Estate Management & Islamic Banking .
  • Worked previously for Canadian & UAE FI’s such as Standard Chartered (SCB), American Express ( AMEX), Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC), Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC), First Gulf Bank (FGB)& Emirates Islamic (EI)
  • Holds a degree in Banking & Finance from Baker College, Michigan, U.S.A, and is a Certified Real Estate Broker and a Certified Property Manager (CPM) with Dubai Real Estate Institute.