National Bank of Oman (NBO) announced the appointment of TariqAtiq as its new chief retail and digital banking officer.
With over 24 years of hands-on experience and a strong track record in retail, corporate, cards and e-banking, Atiq is anticipated to bring a wealth of expertise to his new role, and support the bank on its growth trajectory that includes enhancing its digital capabilities, driving innovation, and pioneering service experience, according to a press release.
Abdullah al Hinai, CEO at NBO, said, “Atiq has a huge amount of experience in retail and digital banking and is extremely well versed in the local market. I am confident that he will build on the momentum we have achieved in recent years, and also contribute to the strategic leadership of the bank as a key member of our team.”
Atiq has held a number of leadership roles during his 24 years’ experience.
A subject matter expert in electronic banking channels, he is credited with having lead various digital transformation initiatives and projects in both retail and corporate sectors, including the sultanate’s first e-commerce gateway.