Non-independent and Non-executive
Director since: 22 March 2018
Term started: 22 March 2018
Experience: more than 16 years
Mr. Khaleefa Butti Bin Omair, is the founder and Chairman of KBBO Group, a leading investment group with a diverse portfolio of interests operating in the UAE and spanning across the MENA, European, and US regions. The Group’s investment portfolio and operational verticals include leading companies in the field of healthcare, education, retail, financial services and technology, amongst others.
Mr. Khaleefa Butti, is a recognised UAE business leader with over 16 years of experience in entrepreneurship and financial investments. He began his career at the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), where he gained extensive experience in the field of finance. In 2006, as a co-founder of Brokerage House Securities LLC, he was appointed Chairman and CEO. He later went on to found One Financial Markets, an FCA-regulated brokerage firm in the United Kingdom that offers global presence with local expertise through its wholly owned and affiliate offices throughout the Middle East, Europe, South America and Central and South-East Asia. In addition to his role as Chairman of Al Salam Bank-Bahrain, Mr. Khaleefa Butti is also the Executive Vice Chairman of NMC Health, where he led its successful IPO and premium listing on the London Stock Exchange in 2012. Additional responsibilities include serving as the Chairman of Travelex Group Limited, Infinite Investment and First Energy Bank, he is also the Executive Vice Chairman of Centurion Investment.
Spending his early school years in the UK, he went on to complete his studies in the US, earning a degree in Finance from Suffolk University, Boston.