General Manager & Chief Executive, Jordan Islamic Bank
Holds a Master degree in Business Administration (MBA) from USA. Worked in conventional banks from 5 /1961 until 5 /1980. He then joined Jordan Islamic Bank on June 1, 1980 till now. He is currently the CEO& General Manager of Jordan Islamic bank. In addition, he was a board member of many Islamic banks.
Mr. Shehadeh is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the General Council for Islamic Banks, a Board Member of the Jordanian Businessmen Association and Chairman and Board Member of several public and private companies in various sectors (industrial, educational, investment and insurance sector). He was also a board member of the Association of Banks in Jordan since 1983 and has been the association’s Vice-President for the period 1997 to 2005 and was elected as Vice Chairman of the Association of Banks in Jordan for a new term since 25/02/2015, then a Chairman of the Association of Banks in Jordan as of 11/10/2015..
A member of several investment, social, humanitarian and international organizations and committees. He participates and lectures in several seminars related to the banking sector and the Islamic financial institutions regionally and internationally. Former member of the Accounting and Auditing Standards Board for Islamic Financial Institutions and the Chairman of the Accounting Committee (1990 to 2002). A member of the Board of Trustees of the Arab Thought Forum and member of its financial committee, Advisory Board Member of the International Union of Arab Bankers and an honor-permanent member of the Society of Friends of Jordan Eye Bank and Prevention of Blindness.