Representative of the Public Investment Authority
Dr. Mahmoud is the president of the Board of Directors at the Kuwait Telecommunications Company (stc), and has held the post since the end of March 2015.
Dr. Mahmoud combines large experience in administration, legal affairs and communication sector. He assumed several Academic leadership positions in the Ministry of Higher Education beside his career in legal work in serving many governmental and public entities and was appointed as an arbitrator to settle several disputes. He had served as a board member in Wataniya Mobile Telecommunication Company, Warba Bank, Kuwait Cement Company, and National Offset Company.
Dr. Mahmoud joined as teaching staff in the College of Law once he graduated from Kuwait University. In 1995, he was appointed as Legal Affairs Director in Kuwait University for one year. From 1997 to 2005 he served as Head of Legal Office of Kuwait Civil Aviation Directorate. From 2002 to 2004, He served as Assistant Dean of College of Law at Kuwait University. As for now and since 2005, Dr. Mahmoud serves as Legal Department Director in Kuwait Investment Authority. In addition, member of the board of directors in Health Assurance Hospitals Company (Dhaman).
Moreover, Dr. Mahmoud has published several legal theses in the Law Magazine and other scientific magazines as well as executed two projects related to consumer protection law and monopoly and merger law, which were submitted in the Kuwait National Assembly.
Dr. Mahmoud holds a PhD in Commercial Law from Exeter University, UK, completed in 1994, and a Bachelor’s Degree from Kuwait University completed in 1988.