Ms. Noura Al-Qabandi – Director of International Affairs and Research Department, CITRA
Ms. Noura Al-Qabandi is the Director of International Affairs and Research Department at the Communication & Information Technology Regulatory Authority (CITRA) in Kuwait. She is a business & international affairs executive with core expertise in Corporate Banking and Risk Management, Conventional and Islamic finance, local and regional banking.
She is also a team member of The Development of Kuwait’s Islands and Silk City 2017 project “Durar”, where she prepared a comprehensive Economic Impact Assessment study exploring the financial advantages of developing the northern part of Kuwait with specified gains to the country’s GDP, diversification of income, and creation of job opportunities.
She has also worked at Ahli United Bank, Mashreq Bank (Kuwait), and Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait.
She holds a Bachelors degree in Management Science and Information Systems from the George Washington University and a Masters in Management Science (Field MIS) from Pennsylvania State University – University Park.