Company: Commercial Bank of Kuwait
Designation: Deputy CEO
One of the most prominent women in Kuwait, Elham Yoursy Mahfouz is the deputy chief executive of the Commercial Bank of Kuwait (CBK), a role she has held since 2012.
She also manages three departments: corporate credit, retail banking and treasury. CBK is the second-oldest bank in Kuwait and was founded in 1960. Today it has more than 40 branches across the region.