Mr. Al Temiemy serves as the CEO of First Bahrain since his appointment by the Board of Directors as of 1 January 2019.
Mr. Al Temiemy is the former Vice President in the Investment Banking Department at Global Investment House in Kuwait. A previous member of the Global Investment House (www.globalinv.net) team since 2003, Mr. Al Temeimy brings significant experience in investment analysis and management.
He was a lead team member of issuing and restructuring more than USD 750 mn worth Bonds including the work as bondholders representative. Also, arranged short-term customized financing transaction and syndications of around KD 700 million. He worked as a financial advisor for debt restructuring in a USD 600 mn debt restructuring of an industrial company in Kuwait.
Mr. Al Temiemy Key Mergers and Acquisition Transactions include the Buy/Sell – side advisor transactions value of more than USD 200mn in different sectors including: educational, medical, leasing and financing, contracting and food and beverages.
His current and past board memberships include:
He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics, with a specialization in Finance, from the International Islamic University of Malaysia (www.iium.edu.my) and a Master of Business Administration from the Kuwait Maastricht Business School. (www.msm.nl)
Daniel Taylor is a co-founder of Majaal and a core member of the executive team of First Bahrain. Daniel is responsible for the financial management of the company, including all administrative and legal affairs.
Daniel earned a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) with Distinction from the Kellstadt Graduate School of Business at DePaul University, Chicago, USA (kellstadt.depaul.edu). He studied for his BA at the University of Virginia, USA (www.virginia.edu).
Daniel is member of the Urban Land Institute (www.uli.org) and a member of the Board of Directors of the American Chamber of Commerce in Bahrain (www.amchambahrain.org)
Yasser Abu-Lughod brings over 27 years of international project management and engineering experience to the team at Majaal and First Bahrain where he serves as the Head of Development, leading the Company’s development efforts from concept to construction to commissioning and beyond.
Yasser holds a B.Sc. in Civil Engineering from University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee; USA (www.uwm.edu). He is a Chartered Professional Engineer and a member of the Institution of Engineers in Australia, a holder of the Project Management Professional certification (PMP) and a member of the Project Management Institute (PMI).
Khalid Khalil Shaheen leads our sales and leasing team. He is responsible for building key customer relationships with both new and existing clients. He is always on the lookout for new business opportunities as he keeps a keen eye on current market conditions.
Prior to First Bahrain, Khalid worked at Addax Bank as a member of the Corporate Finance team where he was responsible for analysis of investment opportunities and assesment of associated financial risks and returns.
Khalid holds a Master of Science in Finance (MSF) from the Kellstadt Graduate School of Business at DePaul University, Chicago, USA (kellstadt.depaul.edu) as well as Master of Business Administration (MBA) with distinction from the New York Institute of Technology.