Arabi Board & Management

The management team’s expertise provides the Group with a unique and exceptional knowledge, experience and resources for considering investments in a wide variety of industries and geographic regions. The management team is a group of investment professionals who brings significant experience and industry insight to bear on each opportunity. The team has a high-level ethical standard in both performance to their professional work and dedication to their personal lives.



Tareq M. Al Maousherji

Mr. Tareq is a Bachelor of Law from Kuwait University and has more than 30 years experience in effective decision-making. Apart from being the Chairman of Arabi Holding Group, he is also presently holding senior executive management position; General Manager & Managing Director of Gulf Paper Manufacturing Company, General Manager of Ali Al Rashed & Partners Co., Board Member of Rawdha & Hawally Co-operative Society, Partner of Al Mashora Legal Consultants. He is also the Member of Kuwaiti Lawyers Society.



Salah M. Al Maousherji

Mr. Salah a US graduate has a combination of degrees in both BSc. Industrial Engineering (Boston University, USA) and a MBA (Colombia University, USA). With over 35 years of investment banking experience, Mr. Salah also has a geographically diversified work experience across many counties such as: Kuwait, UAE, Bahrain, USA, UK, Singapore and Spain in various industries.

Other than being the CEO of Arabi Holding Group, Mr. Salah currently also holds key executive positions in various other companies such as:

  • Chairman and Managing Director: Deyar Al Rawdah Holding Group Co.
  • Executive Vice Chairman: Kuwait Health Assurance Co. (Largest PPP Healthcare Initiative In Kuwait).
  • Chairman: Al Maousherji Catering Co. (McDonalds Kuwait).
  • Chairman: Key Business Solutions (Diversified IT Solutions Associated to Financial Services & Healthcare).
  • Chairman: Mashoura International Consulting Co.

Mr. Salah in the past, has also held several executive positions in various local and international companies:
  • Managing Director: Wafra Investments (USA).
  • Founder and Chairman: First Venture Inc. (USA).
  • Managing Director: Capital Union Investment Bank (Bahrain).
  • Chairman: Grupo Torras (Spain).
  • Chairman: Sassoon Holdings (Singapore).
  • Vice-Chairman: AutoBar (UK).
  • Board Member: Hansberger Global Ltd. (USA).
  • Vice Chairman: Kuwait Computers Co. (Now Hasibat).
  • Board Member: Kuwait Building & Contracting Co. (Now Mabanee).
  • Deputy General Manager: Kuwait Investment Authority.


Vice Chairman

Hamed Al Bassam

Mr. Hamed Al-Bassam is an experienced executive with a broad background in a range of high technology market segments. Over the past 25 years, he has successfully managed various businesses and developments. Currently, apart from being the Vice Chairman of Arabi Holding Group, Mr. Hamed Al-Bassam is also the Managing Director of Kayan General Trading Company. He has been awarded many certificates for his efforts and achievements from The Commercial Studies College, Kuwait. Mr. Al-Bassam holds a Business Studies Diploma from the Commercial Studies College, Cairo University.



Atef Hamad Ali Al-Salem

Mr. Atef Al-Salem holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Southern University of Colorado (United States) and has considerable experience in financial consulting and preparation of local and international real estate projects and industrial. He was the Investment Consultant in Kuwait Real Estate Company and Director of the Economic Research Department at the Public Institution for Social Security from 1982 to 2000. He was also the Assistant Director of Portfolio Financial Management in Kuwait Investment Company from 1978-1982, in addition to the membership of the Board of Directors in a number of companies namely, Kuwait Industrial Bank, CJ Real Estate Company in France and Wafra Intervest Co.