• Talal Al-Ajmi, Founder & CEO, VI Markets

    Talal Al-Ajmi, Founder & CEO, VI Markets

  • Despite the slowdown prevailing in the stock market after the pandemic, we can still sense a flare with the way stock markets & investments are getting democratized the world over, thanks especially to the increasing number of young investors. The scenario in GCC is a case in point. According to a report by PwC, some degree of investor confidence is returning as reflected through the five IPOs in Q1 2021 in the region. But something that the industry as a whole continues to convey lucidly and firmly to the investors is the need for having comprehensive knowledge around the entire investment ecosystem and the risk factors encompassed in the whole proposition.

  • Talal AL - Ajmi: A Revolutionary Leaders With A Unique MindSet & Exceptional Work Ethics

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Top 10 CEOs in Kuwait  - 2021

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  • Top 10 CEOs in Kuwait - 2021

    Indian expatriates play a major role in the economic growth of Kuwait. Indians are the largest expat community in Kuwait and sees India as a source of highly qualified professionals and technical personals. As per the statistics of February 2019, the number of Indian nationals legally residing at Kuwait has crossed the 10 lakh. The Indian community in Kuwait continues to grow at 5-6 percent per annum. Recently, there has been a huge increase in the number of highly qualified expatriate Indians in hi-tech areas, especially in the software and financial sector in Kuwait. A large number of nurses in Kuwait are also from India. Further, there are many Indians working in Kuwaiti government jobs as Engineers, Scientists and more. Also, there are 3.27 lakh Indians working as domestic workers in Kuwait.

    As a part of its long-term development goals in New Kuwait 2035, the country is increasing privatization, improving business environment and attracting FDI. This will be followed by additional development plans with the aim of first transforming Kuwait into a knowledge economy and then into a smart economy. With the continuous falling of oil prices, the country is looking for other ways for economic recovery. Entrepreneurship is proposed to be one of the main sources for job creations that is expected to help meeting  high demands for youth employment in Kuwait in the near future.

    In this issue, the CEO Insights introduces a list of 'Top 10 CEOs in Kuwait - 2021' who have contributed to the economic development of the country. The list has been crafted by a team of CEOs, VCs and the CEO Insights editorial board, thus delivering inspiring stories of their journey and the contributions & roles played by them in the creation and empowerment of a powerful nation.

Top 10 CEOs in Kuwait - 2021

Company Logo Company Management Company Name Company Description
AI-Sabah General Electric Co. Aliakbar Moradfar, CEO AI-Sabah General Electric Co. Committed to keeping Al Sabah at the forefront of the Kuwait's market, he is pushing the company forward to meet higher standards & challenges
Hala Health Care Services Aliakbar Moradfar,CEO Hala Health Care Services A effective leader in Change & Turnaround Management, Contract Negotiations & Closing, Strategy Architect, Business Startup & Turnaround, Project / Program Management & Implementation with success in Multi-Cultural Leadership
Intellectual Leadership Minds Binayak Panigrahi,MD Intellectual Leadership Minds An excellent engineer with excellent education in management and a consultant with skills in gadget and an innovator
Aditi International Group Deepak Lal, Director Aditi International Group A renowned leader of business in Organizational Transformation, Capability Index, Bench Strength Analysis, Change Management, Talent Integration and 24+ years of success in ooperations build & lead
Qabas Al Jazeera General Trading & Contracting Co WLL Mohamed Sifar,Finance & Business Services Consultant Qabas Al Jazeera General Trading & Contracting Co WLL A topnotch leader in Finance Management & Business Development and excellent business success in Start Up & Turnaround
Eagleye Ventures Prashant Sasidharan,CEO Eagleye Ventures Renowned for his skills in Global Sourcing, Manufacturing, Hospitality & Tourism, Financial Services, IT & Tele communication and Health & Wellness
Abraaj Energy Saad Al- Hajri,CEO Abraaj Energy Has 15+ years experience with excellent acclaims in Asset Acquisition, Project Management, EPC, Drilling & Drilling Supports activities, Planning, Engineering and PMC
Meshal Aljassar Saud Al Jewaied,VP Meshal Aljassar After completing education in Finance, Saud gained experience in Assistance Investment Management and helped in Portfolio Management, Asset Management, Equities, Investments, and Financial Analysis
Alternative Energy Solutions Stephen Lubrano, CEO & Vice Chairman Alternative Energy Solutions Well-known for identifying game changing technologies, investing in them, and then deploying them to influence the industry dyn
VI Markets Talal Al-Ajmi,Founder & CEO VI Markets A proficient professional and an expert in global broking, he is a world-class entrepreneur with exceptional leadership skills and business success

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Ankur Mathur: Bringing Sustainability & Technology At The Forefront In Hospitality Sector
Reema Shah: Harnessing Intelligent Automation To Enrich Businesses & Empower Clients
 Tripti Devleker: Leading By Trust, Transparency & Equality
 Abdullah Afzal: A Hands-On Leader Building A Successful Brand On Trust & Customer-Centricity
Rajesh Sajnani: An Industry Leader Challenging the Status-Quo & Bringing a Positive Change in the Industry
Jim Varghese AM: A Reformer, Leveraging Powerful Leadership Strategies To Make A Difference At The Business & Community Level
Dr. B.V.S. Jyoti: An Aerospace Scientist Introducing A Sustainable Propellant/Fuel Solution
Ranjeet Banerjee: Endeavouring Growth Through Collaboration & Innovation
Anubhav Gupta: Finding The Convergence Of Long Term Purpose To Improve Status Quo
Yash Patel: Dedicated To The Pursuit Of Justice
CA Hariprasad Nair: Adding Accurate Joy To Brands & Businesses
Dr. Nathan Chikono: A Champion In Mitigating Todays Financial Challenges
 Sumit Ghoshal: An Award-Winning Leader On A New Mission
Fernando Romero Martínez: A Dynamic Leader With Sheer Commitment & Modernistic Approach
 Harish Sakthi: Being Globally Connected Through Innovation & Technology
Aditya Bothra: An Aspiring Young Entrepreneur Leading Globus Rubchem Group Towards Success
Rajeev Agarwal : A Commemorated Leader In The BPO Industry With More Than Two Decades Of Industry Expertise
Mithun Soni: Offering The Best Recruiting Solutions Through The Art Of Building Relationships
Maysa Al Kooheji: An Inspiring Leader With Unfailing Tenacity