GIB Group Sustainability Council


The purpose of the Sustainability Committee is to work with the relevant departments within GIB to help the Bank achieve its vision of becoming a sustainable finance provider. The Council demonstrates GIB Senior Management’s commitment to sustainable finance.


Group Chief Executive Officer & Board Member

  • Abdulaziz A. Al-Helaissi

Members of the Council:

  • Katherine Garrett-Cox, Chief Executive Officer of GIB UK (Deputy Chair) 
  • Jamal Al Kishi, Chief Executive Officer of GIB BSC 
  • Osamah Shaker, Chief Executive Officer of GIB Capital 
  • Venetia Bell, Group Chief Sustainability Officer
  • Marwan Abiad Group Chief Financial Officer
  • Maya Bsat, Chief Transformation Officer
  • Sara Abdulhadi, Head of Group Treasury 
  • Helen Lloyd, Head of Group Human Resources 
  • Khaled Abbas, Group Wholesale Banking Head 
  • Rima Bhatia, Group Chief Economist 
  • Gregga Baxter, General Manager of New York Office
  • Mohammed Al Ajmi, Group Head of Retail