Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, San Francisco State University, 1982.
Positions up to senior vice president portfolio management department Kuwait Foreign Trading Contracting & Investment Company, 1982—1994. Assistant general manager asset management department Kuwait Investment Company, 1994—1998. Vice-chairman, managing director Global Investment House, Kuwait, since 1998, chairman Bahrain, since 2003.
Board member International Finance Advisers Company, 1986—1988, United Bank Kuwait, 1994—1998, National Industries Grp., since 1996, Industrial Bank Kuwait, 1999—2000, BankMuscat International, Bahrain, since 2004, Union Investment Companies, DEPA United Grp., United Arab Emirates, CNBS, Pakistan, Jehangir Siddiqui Capital Markets Company, Pakistan, Savola Group, Saudi Arabia. Vice chairman Kuwait Financial and Investment Company, 2000—2003, Housing Finance Company, 2002—2005, AlSoor Financing and Leasing Company, since 2005, Shurooq Investment Services Company, since 2005. Member finance and investment committee Kuwait Chamber of Commerce Industry, since 2001.
Member practitioner committee Dubai International Finance Exchange, since 2004.
Married Ahmed Saadoun Al-Yaqoub. Children: Aseel, Fawaz, Khaled, Faisal.