Atif AlOthri

Chief Executive Officer of Gulf Finance

Mr. Atif AlOthri is the Chief Executive Officer of Gulf Finance. He brings to Gulf Finance 20 years of diversified experience in various sectors of banking, investment and leadership. He gained experience in a wide variety of business within the financing sectors including small & medium enterprise, commercial, and corporate banking.

He’s leading a team of professionals who are responsible for providing tailor made lending facilities to small & medium business in Saudi Arabia. Gulf Finance provides a wide range of financial leasing products and services, delivered with unmatched convenience and an exceptional client experience.

Prior to joining Gulf Finance, Mr. AlOthri was the Deputy Head of Corporate Banking at bank of muscat in Saudi Arabia. Previous roles include Regional Head of Corporate Banking at AlAwwal Bank, Head of Business Banking Kingdom wide at SABB and various leadership and relationship management roles at SABB.

Mr. AlOthri earned a Master in Business Administration from University of Southampton (United Kingdom) and a Bachelor degree in Management Information System from the University of Detroit (USA).

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Adeel Mazhar

Manager, Credit & Risk

Adeel Mazhar has 12 Years’ experience in Leasing & Banking Industry with Well-known Finance Companies in KSA and a Leading International Bank (Citibank). Adeel is currently heading Credit & Risk Department of Gulf Finance. He is very well versed with Credit & Risk Policies and their implementation in the organization.

Prior to joining Gulf Finance, Adeel was working in Saudi Orix Leasing as Asst. Manager Credit & Marketing and in Citibank as Relationship Manager. Adeel holds a Master degree of Business Administration in Finance and is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).


Syed Obeidullah

Finance & Accounting Manager

Obeidullah has been leading Finance department of Gulf Finance Company since January 2013. He is an experienced Finance Manager with over 20 years of regional experience. Prior to joining GFC, Obeidullah was the Head of Finance at Riyadh Bank auto leasing unit, where he worked for over 3 years.

Previously he worked at Abdullatif Alissa Group's corporate office as Senior Financial Analyst and also as Finance Manager of their car rental and leasing subsidiary "Best Trading Company".

Mohammed Khalil

Mohammed Khalil

Operations Manager

Mohamed Khalil joined Gulf Finance Corporation Saudi Arabia in August 2018. He has over 8 years of experience in the operations of financial services, capital markets, assets management, investment, and international dealings Operations with large financial services companies in the GCC region.

Mr. Khalil is currently managing operations for all GFC KSA branches. Prior to joining GFC, he was working in various departments such as the international dealing desk , finance , and operations with Mubasher Financial services in the U.A.E and the Kingdom of Bahrain and with Alkhair Capital Saudi Arabia in K.S.A.

Mr. Khalil holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration (Financial Management & Accounting), CME-1 ( Capital Market Examination ), Rules & Regulation under ESCA (Emirates Securities and Commodities Authority), and is a licensed equity broker from the Central Bank of Bahrain.

Abduljalil Shakeel

Abduljalil Shakeel

Western Region Manager

Abduljalil has around 14 years experience of working in the Middle East leasing market. He has been involved in mini markets as well as in credit evaluations of corporate clients.

Prior to joining GFC, Abduljalil played a critical role with Saudi Orix Leasing Company as Credit and Marketing Manager. He also worked four years for Saudi Pak Leasing Company Limited where he was Branch Manager of the Gulberg Branch and based in Lahore, Pakistan.

He holds a Master of Business Administration in Finance from University of Central Punjab.


Amer Albishi

Amer Albishi

Collection Manager

Amer has more than 18 years of experience with Alrajhi bank where he held many positions including Accountant, Sales, Customer Service, and recently in Collection.

Prior to joining GFC, Amer was the supervisor of collection department in Aljumaih Company.

Hussain Ghazi

Hussain Ghazi

Central Region Manager

Hussain is leading the Business development for the Central Region. He has 16 years of solid working experience being in managerial positions in various companies in the region. Hussain brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience in various roles including Operations, Credit, Sales and marketing and other roles. He graduated with a Bachelor in Business Administration from King Faisal University. 

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