GBSA’s Board of Directors oversees the affairs of the Association

Andy Cairns


Group Head of Corporate Finance

Anita Yadav

Vice Chair and Founding Member

Senior Director / Head of Fixed Income Research

Simon Eedle

Founding Member

Managing Director and Group Regional Head – Middle East

Abdul Kadir Hussain

Founding Member

Hadi Melki

Managing Director & Regional Head Middle East

Mustafa Aziz Ata

Managing Director and regional Head of Debt Financing, Middle East and North Africa (ex KSA)

Paul Farrell

Corporate Trust, MENA Head of Sales and Relationship Management

Hani Ibrahim

Managing Director, Head of Debt Capital Markets

Lee Irvine


Sarmad Mirza

Executive Director, Debt Capital Markets, MENA

Robert Hahm

SEO, Head of Asset Management

Rani Selwanes

Managing Director & Head of Investment Banking

GBSA Chairmen Emeritus:

Andrew Dell, HSBC, 2010, 2011 and 2012
Giambattista Atzeni, BNY Mellon, 2013
Stuart Anderson, S&P Global 2014, 2015 and 2016