Saad N. Mouasher is Senior Deputy CEO of Jordan Ahli Bank. Saad has guided the development of a detailed, comprehensive, bank-wide five year action plan consisting of more than 700 strategic projects and imperatives, designed to transform the bank into a world-class financial services institution, and to prepare Ahli Bank for aggressive regional expansion. As part of Ahli Bank’s transformation program, Saad was directly involved in creating and supporting, amongst many other projects, Jordan’s first specialized Small & Medium Sized (SME) Business Division. Today, Jordan Ahli Bank has the fastest growing SME banking segment in the country.

Saad is also Managing Partner, co-founder and co-owner of ALNABIL LLC, a member and key shareholder of the Y.I.Mouasher Group of Companies. AlNabil is a large, diversified investment holding company with strategic shares and/or board representation in major Jordanian companies such as Jordan Ahli Bank, Arab International Hotels Company, Jordan Worsted Mills, Jordan Investor Center, Al Dawliyah for Hotels and Malls, General Arabia Insurance Company, and other strategic enterprises.

In addition, Saad advises entrepreneurs and startups in his official capacity as Mentor Board Member in Oasis 500. Saad is also an angel investor and startup advisor, focused specifically on online startup opportunities that present unique value propositions and exhibit viral growth potential. Finally, Saad is Board Advisor of MarkaVIP, the leading online shopping community of the Middle East. In the past, Saad also served as Deputy GM of Al Dawliyah Company, and helped to establish the 5 Star Sheraton AlNabil Hotel and Towers in Amman, as well as other hospitality and entertainment ventures in Jordan, including the Sheraton Entertainment

In May 2012, Saad was nominated as Head of a National Entrepreneurship Task Force per directives of HM King Abdullah II, and together with committee members, designed and accelerated four national programs to support the entrepreneurship and private sector ecosystem, including Mishwar and the Jordan Strategy Forum. Saad was also appointed as a founding Board Member in the newly established Queen Rania Foundation. Saad is currently a member of the global Young Presidents Organization (YPO).

Saad’s educational credentials include a B.A. in Economics from Northwestern University with an Undergraduate Leadership Certificate, as well as an M.B.A. from Stanford University.

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