Arabian Business Power 500 2013
Thu 21 Mar 2013 10:28 AM
Nahed Taher
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Nahed Taher

Industry: Banking & Finance

Company: Gulf One Investment Bank

Designation: CEO

Country: Saudi Arabia

Saudi-born Dr Nahed Taher is the only woman in the Gulf to head up a bank. She is the boss of Gulf One Investment Bank, which she co-founded in 2005.  Taher turned down a high powered job with the IMF to return home, eager “to do something for my own country” before being hired as the first woman by NCB.