Chief Information Officer

  • Amrou Hassanein is a Swiss citizen, born in 1972. He joined NBK Private Bank (Switzerland) Ltd in 2002 as Head of the Information Systems department and was appointed Chief Information Officer in 2015. He is a member of the Executive Management Committee and the Risk Management Committee, as well as leading both the Information Security and the Digital & Innovation Committees.
  • Prior to joining the Bank, Mr. Amrou Hassanein was a Quality Controller at CERN during the implementation of LHC (the Large Hadron Collider). He enjoys a broad expertise in Legal Contracts, Strategy, Leadership, Enterprise Business Continuity, Negotiation, Risk, and Outsourcing Management. In addition to this, he is skilled in Information Systems Governance, Information Security Management, Cybersecurity and Digital Transformation.
  • Mr. Amrou Hassanein holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Webster University, a Master of Advanced Studies in Information Security from University of Geneva, an Executive MBA from IMD, as well as various certificates in Digital Transformation and Crisis Management. He has over 20 years of experience in Information Systems Management with a focus on banking and financial services industry.