Mr. Issam Al Assoussi was appointed as the Chief Corporate Affairs Officer of stc in October 2011.
Mr. Issam Al Assoussi first started his career in the banking sector 22 year ago. He took up his first position in 1980 with the Bank of Kuwait and Middle East (later renamed as Al Ahli United Bank) where he was in charge of the Consumer Division, which includes the provision of services to both customers and those with high purchasing power through Kuwait.
In 2003, Mr. Issam joined Al Dar Investment Company, where he played a key role in driving the institution’s investment strategies, including the establishment of a Consumer Finance Company called “Wared”. Furthermore, in 2008, Mr. Issam moved on to Al Dowalliah Investment Group as the Deputy Managing Director, where he was responsible for defining, implementing, and executing the organization’s domestic and international strategies.
Mr. Issam graduated from Kuwait University in 1975 with a Degree in Commerce. After that, he received a one-year training program at Chase Manhattan Bank in Washington in 1981. He also received a diploma in banking from the Kuwait Institute of Banking Studies in 1982.