Alaa Al Mashhadi

Head of Business Development at Simah

Alaa Al Mashhadi

Head of Business Development at Simah

Biography

Alaa AlMashhadi has over 13 years of banking experience maintaining a strong and up to date synthesis of the industry through working in different fields of corporate and retail banking. Alaa holds in depth knowledge in institutional banking, transactional banking, cash management, electronic solutions, liability business as well as big data analytics.

Alaa started his career with the likes of SAMBA Financial Group and BNP Paribas covering compliance, sales, product management and operation activities under the transactional banking arena. Alaa then moved to work with AlRajhi Bank’s cash management and electronic solutions as the Country Sales Head before holding another key position as the Director of Government Banking within the same bank, focusing on key-account management, risk management, liquidity growth and cross-selling.

Alaa is currently the Head of Business Development at the Saudi Credit Bureau (SIMAH), managing the organization’s future growth & expansion within the B2B arena. Working with all types of industries, from Banking to Manufacturing, providing tools to reduce risk, enhance collections and increase sales and customer loyalty.

Alaa has a BA in International Banking and Finance as well as an MBA from the University of Sheffield, UK