Jaafar Ali Al-Sarraf
Jaafar Ali Al-Sarraf was appointed the General Manager of the company in June 2017. He has more than 10 years of experience and has a proven track record in managing, directing and driving growth in both business and talent. His extensive experience spans over the areas of corporate treasury, asset management, credit risk management and in training & development at leading organizations such as HSBC, Commercial Bank of Qatar and WOQOD. During his journey as General Manager at Gulf Exchange, he has succeeded in leading the development of the five-year strategy that focused on people development, customer satisfaction, process optimization, and financial resilience.
He holds a bachelor degree in finance & management information system from Saint Louis University in the USA, and a master degree in business administration from the American University in Dubai. He has also been recognized as Injaz Ambassador for his more than ten-year of volunteering in delivering workshops, seminars, and development programs to youth in various areas such as leadership, entrepreneurship, among others. He has also held the post of part-time instructor at reputable institutions like the College of North Atlantic Qatar (CNAQ) and lectured for continuous professional development (CPD) for the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), Qatar Chapter.