Mr. Kashif Naeem
Acting - Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Naeem is the Acting Chief Executive Officer of Bank of Khartoum Group (BOK). Mr. Naeem have illustrious banking experience of 24+ years and spearheaded Businesses in 3 different geographies (Pakistan, UAE and Sudan) and holds the distinction of working with leading banks like Citibank (Pakistan & UAE), Societe Generale Bank, Union Bank, Dubai Islamic Bank UAE and Bank of Khartoum.
Awarded as “Islamic Retail Banker of the Year 2016” by Cambridge Analytica IF UK and won the award for “Leadership Role in Islamic Retail Banking 2017” by Global Islamic Finance Awards (GIFA), Mr. Naeem was hired by Dubai Islamic Bank UAE in July 2006 and assigned to Bank of Khartoum as part of the transformation team to bring true Retail banking to Sudan. Under his leadership, BOK has enhanced and developed full range of products and services for Retail Banking, SME and Microfinance and embarked on the journey of Digitization. BOK pioneered the launch of Mobile Money service in Sudan which increased financial inclusion and banking penetration significantly in the market and BOK is leading the Digital space in Sudan. Prior to taking Banking as a profession, Mr. Naeem worked for 5 years in Pakistan for 1st ever mobile phone company for 5 years, managing Sales from 1990 till 1995.
Performance-driven professional with extensive experience in Consumer Banking (Islamic & Non-Islamic), Management, Digital / Mobile Financial Services, Retail/Branch Banking, SME, Microfinance, Portfolio Management, Deposit Mobilisation, Revenue Generation, Change Management, Business Development, Customer Service, Training & Development, Performance Management and People Management. An enterprising leader with skills in leading personnel towards accomplishment of common goals who thrive on developing transformational strategies & building a high performance and customer centric culture.