Dr. Raja Al Gurg as the new Deputy Chairperson of the bank’s board.by Kudakwashe Muzoriwa
National Bank of Fujairah (NBF) has appointed Dr. Raja Al Gurg as the new Deputy Chairperson of the bank’s board of directors.
HH Sheikh Saleh Bin Mohamad Al Sharqi, the Chairman of the National Bank of Fujairah, said that Dr. Raja Al Gurg’s impeccable success in leading multiple entities across the country coupled with her business-minded approach and deep understanding of UAE’s economy makes her an excellent successor for this role.
In a statement, NBF stated that Dr. Raja Al Gurg will be working closely with the board in providing effective governance over the bank’s affairs and overseeing the organisational strategy, principal policies, risk appetites, senior appointments and remuneration of the senior executives.
Dr. Raja Al Gurg is the President of Dubai Business Women Council and she sits on the board of the Dubai Chamber Of Commerce & Industry (DCCI) and Dubai Women’s Association.
Furthermore, Dr. Raja Al Gurg was the first Emirati woman on the board of HSBC Bank Middle East and is also on the advisory board of Coutts Bank, the wealth division of the Royal Bank of Scotland Group.