TALAL JASSIM AL-BAHAR, CHAIRMAN - IFA
Talal Jassim Al-Bahar is the Chairman of International Financial Advisors KSCP, one of the largest investment companies listed on the Kuwait Stock Exchange since 1987 (Ticker: IFA). With over twenty years in the investment sector, Mr Talal Al-Bahar has served in various positions during his career, starting as Chairman and Managing Director of Kuwait Invest Holding Company.
Mr Talal Al-Bahar has been the driving force behind IFA Hotels & Resorts' global expansion, leading the company through its listing on the Kuwait Stock Exchange in January 2006. Under Mr Talal Al-Bahar’s leadership the company has tripled in size and expanded its reach to North America, Europe, Asia and Africa. Mr Talal Al-Bahar is also the Chairman and CEO of United Investments Portugal and the Vice Chairman of Kuwait Real Estate Company (AQARAT).
Mr Talal Al-Bahar holds a Bachelor Degree in Business Studies from Loyola Marymount University and is a Six Sigma Development Champion.