Head of Treasury & Financial Markets, Al Salam Bank, Bahrain

Hussein Abdulhaq

Mr. Abdulhaq is an experienced Treasurer in the area of Islamic banking and Capital markets. He spent most of his 13 years career as treasury specialist where he was involved in different areas, like Islamic liquidity management, Islamic capital markets instruments, development of Islamic complaint investment products and hedging instruments.

He joined Al Salam Bank in 2007 as a senior member in the treasury team and he was involved in establishing the different functions and business lines of the unit as well as in charge for the ALCO function. Hussain lead the treasury integration process of Al Salam Bank and Bahrain Saudi Bank in 2010 and handling the same responsibility with BMI Bank. Prior joining Al Salam Bank, He worked for Kuwait Finance House (Bahrain), a leading Islamic Financial institution in the region, for more than 5 years where he was in charge of the dealing room activities.

Hussain as a holder of MBA degree in Banking & Finance with a first honor from University of Bahrain and CFA charted holder as well.