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Global Banking Corporation strengthen compliance with new appointment

Global Banking Corporation (GBCORP) announced the appointment of Dr. Raid Al- Zude as Head of Legal and Secretary to the Board of Directors.

“Dr. Al- Zude brings GBCORP a wealth of legal qualifications and experience. With over 7 years of legal experience, Dr. Al- Zude will have stakeholder responsibility at the highest level. His appointment is viewed as a key factor to aid the continued growth of our business and he will be a valuable addition to our growing team here in Bahrain,” commented Mark Hanson, Chief Executive of GBCORP.

Dr. Al- Zude has specialized in various types of Law and has a strong academic foundation in Commercial Law. Dr. Al- Zude holds a Bachelor degree in Law from the University of Jordan, a “Masters of Commercial Law” from Aberdeen University and PhD of Commercial Law from Bristol University.

Previous positions held by Dr. Al- Zude include Assistant Professor at faculty of law in Bahrain University and Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Law in Amman Arab University for Graduate Studies.

In addition to that he was member of the Quality Assurance committee at Amman Arab University for Graduate Studies.

Dr. Al- Zude has given courses in Banking transactions, Commercial Law, Securities, Intellectual Properties, Public Shareholdings Companies and Carriage of Goods by Sea.

Commenting on his appointment, Dr. Al- Zude said: “As Head of Legal at Global Banking Corporation, I will ensure that all the bank’s activities are in accordance with the Law of the Kingdom of Bahrain, and ensure that all transactions adhere to our stringent due diligence procedures”.

GBCORP provides a different type of ethical investment, developing new investment offerings that align with investors’ personal values and ethics.

As a fast-growing Islamic Investment bank, GBCORP’s aim is to provide its clients with global Shari’a- compliant investment opportunities whilst offering a professional and personalised service.