GBSA’s Board of Directors, 2022

Hitesh Asarpota

GBSA Chairman
Managing Director
Head Loan Syndications & DCM

Fares Hammami

GBSA Vice Chair
Executive Director, Head of Investment Banking

Robert Hahm

SEO, Head of Asset Management

Iza Kamaludin

Executive Director, Debt Capital Markets

Hadi Melki

Managing Director & Regional Head Middle East

Richard Stumbles

Richard Stumbles

Executive Director, Head of Liability & Transaction Management – DCM, First Abu Dhabi Bank


Rasha Othman

Executive Vice President, Investment Banking

Amit Ramchandani

Director, High Yield Product Group

Khalid Al-Rukhayes

Chief Dealer Capital Market

Kuwait Finance House
David Staples

David Staples

Managing Director, Corporate Finance Group

Sanoop Unni

Sanoop Unni

Assistant General Manager, Treasury & Investments
Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait


Dalal Yousef Al-Sane

Head of Debt Capital Markets

Burgan Bank

Anita Yadav

Founding Member

Omar Zaineddine

Senior Vice President, Head of Investment Banking

Jamal Al-Barrak

General Manager, Investment Department

Michael Grifferty

President, Non-voting

GBSA Chairmen Emeritus:

Andrew Dell, HSBC, 2010, 2011 and 2012
Giambattista Atzeni, BNY Mellon, 2013
Stuart Anderson, S&P Global Ratings 2014, 2015 and 2016
Andy CairnsFirst Abu Dhabi Bank  2017, 2018 and 2019