Mr. Arif Abdulla Alharmi Albastaki


Mr. Arif Abdulla Alharmi AlbastakiManaging Director & CEO

Mr. Arif Abdulla Alharmi Albastaki is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Amlak Finance PJSC. With over 27 years of experience in the banking and financial sector, he has played a key role throughout Amlak’s organizational transformation and drove Amlak’s financial restructuring, which was successfully completed in November 2014.

In addition to his role at Amlak, Mr. Arif holds number of board positions with leading institutions. Currently, he is the Chairman of Emaar Industries & Investments, Chairman of Amlak Finance Egypt and Board Member of Aramex.

Previously, he held the role of Vice-Chairman at TECOM Group, and was a Board Member of Awqaf & Minors affair Foundation, Amlak International for Finance & Real Estate Development, Saudi Arabia, and a Board Member of Al Salam Bank, Algeria.

Prior to joining Amlak, Mr. Arif had 15 years banking experience holding a number of senior managerial positions at leading financial institutions, including HSBC Bank ME, Dubai Islamic Bank, ABN AMRO Bank, and National Bank of Fujairah

Mr. Arif holds a Bachelor’s degree in Banking and Finance, and Master’s Degree in International Business from the University of Wollongong, Dubai.

About Amlak Finance

About Amlak

Amlak Finance PJSC is a leading specialized real estate financier in the Middle East. Since its establishment in November 2000 as the region’s pioneer financial services provider, it has provided its customers with innovative, Sharia-compliant property financing products and solutions designed to meet the rapidly evolving market demands.