Mr. Yousef Al-Obaid
Mr. Yousef Al-Obaid – Deputy Governor and a Board Member of the Central Bank of Kuwait.
In addition to his position at the Central Bank of Kuwait, Mr. Al-Obaid is presently a Member of the Kuwait Stock Exchange Committee.
Mr. Al-Obaid was the Executive Director of the Supervision Sector. Prior to his career at the Central Bank of Kuwait, Mr. Al-Obaid was the General Manager of Corporate Finance at Boubyan Bank. Moreover, he was the General Manager of the Corporate Credit Division of the Commercial Bank of Kuwait. He previously served as the Chairman of the Board for both the Credit Information Network and Boubyan Takaful Insurance Company. Mr. Al-Obaid has also served on the Boards of the following companies: KNET, First Real Estate Investment Company, the Kuwait Clearing Company, and the Kuwait Prefabricated Building Company.
Mr. Al-Obaid holds a BSc in Industrial Engineering from the University of Miami. He is also a graduate of the Harvard University’s General Manager Program, and the Senior Executive Forum of the IMD in Switzerland.