More about Khalid Al Rumaihi

Chief Executive, Bahrain Economic Development Board

His Excellency Khalid Al Rumaihi was appointed as Chief Executive of the Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) in March 2015. H.E. was appointed the Chairman of the Bahrain Development Bank in March 2016. H.E. Al Rumaihi currently serves as a Board Director of the National Bank of Bahrain, Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company, Bahrain Tourism & Exhibitions Authority and National Authority for Qualifications & Quality Assurance of Education and Training. H.E. remains a Board Director of the EDB.

H.E. previously spent more than 10 years at Investcorp as a Managing Director, a member of the Management Committee and Head of the Institutional Placement Team covering Investcorp’s clients in the Gulf. Before joining Investcorp, H.E. spent 9 years serving at J.P. Morgan as head of the private client group in the Gulf. H.E. Chaired the Board of Bahrain Airport Company and held previous Board positions at Gulf Air and Securities Investment Company (SICO).

H.E. holds a Masters degree in Public Policy, specialising in Economic Development, from Harvard University, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Foreign Service from Georgetown University.