Company: Mashreq Bank
A graduate of California Polytechnic State University, Al Ghurair joined Mashreq Bank in 1977. He has been a board member since 1979 and was appointed CEO in 1991.
He is also the chairman of the UAE Banking Federation, vice chairman of the higher board of DIFC and chairman of Oman Insurance. He was the recipient of the Cal Poly Alumni Excellence Award and has also been listed as one of the 500 richest men in the world.