Haytham Elmaayergi is the Global Head of Transaction Banking at Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank. He joined the bank in 2015.
As global head of transaction banking he leads a multi-country team across sales, product development and service. His teams oversee cash management and liquidity management, in conjunction with the trade finance and financial structures teams.
Mr. ElMaayergi brings to the bank a focus on using digital tools to advance the capabilities of the businesses the bank serves for corporate, Financial institutions and SMEs. He helps develop and execute the development of more efficient and functional trade finance structures for clients, helping them to better access different geographies, and handle liquidity and efficiency.
Before joining ADIB, Haytham’s prior assignment was with Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) where he was Managing Director and UAE Country Head of Global Transaction Banking while also managing the GTB Regional Sales Heads for MENA region. Haytham possesses 24 years of professional banking experience and has held several key roles around the region, beginning with Societe Generale, and moving to Citi where he was Country Head of Global Transaction Services for Egypt, UAE and Iraq, in addition to heading client coverage for Multinationals and Financial Institutions.
Mr. Elmaayergi holds a degree in computer engineering and MBA from the American University in Cairo.