Mohamed Abdel Bary appointed new Regional CFO for Standard Chartered

Standard Chartered has appointed Mohamed Abdel Bary (pictured) as Regional CFO, Africa & Middle East (AME), with immediate effect. Sunil Kaushal, Regional CEO for Africa & the Middle East, said following the announcement:

"With a presence in 25 markets and more than 14,000 staff, AME provides exciting growth potential for the Bank. I am confident Mohamed's global experience and insights will continue to add value to our growth strategy across the region. We are delighted to have Mohamed on the team and wish him every success in his new role."

Mohamed first joined Standard Chartered as Head of Business Finance UAE and Middle East, North Africa and Pakistan (MENAP) four years ago, before transferring to his most recent role as Head of Finance, UAE. Having worked for various international banks over the years, Mohamed has specialist expertise in Business Finance, Financial and Product Control, as well as tax management across multiple geographies.