As a result of this appointment, the entirety of the retail banking and business support of OAB’s Islamic banking window will be reporting to Zadjali to maximise the efficiency and profitability at the bank.
Amin al Husseini, chief executive officer of OAB, said, “We, at OAB, always prioritise our own staff for any available senior management positions. We are a strong believer in their skills and capabilities and aim to provide them with every opportunity to grow their careers and become business leaders. Zadjali is one such person who has been a valued member of our staff for the past ten years. I am confident he will perform his duties in his new role to the same level of excellence that he has so far and raise the standards of the retail banking division of our Islamic banking window to new heights.”
Zadjali has over 24 years of banking experience in local and multinational banks; and has been working at OAB since 2007.
Commenting on his appointment, Zadjali said, “I'm extremely grateful to OAB for providing me with this opportunity. I am pleased to take up the new role as the head of retail banking and business support at Al Yusr. I look forward to replicating the success we have enjoyed with our retail banking products and services at OAB, whilst maintaining the highest standards of customer service, business excellence, and Sharia’a compliance that Al Yusr is known for.”
Al Yusr is the Islamic banking window of OAB. Established in 2013, the Islamic banking window provides services via seven branches; two in the Muscat (Athaiba and Wattaya), and others in Salalah, Nizwa, Falaj al Qabil, Ibra and Buraimi.