H.E. Abdulwahab Mohammed Al-Rushaid
Minister of Finance and Minister of State for Economic Affairs and Investments
H.E. Abdulwahab Mohammed Al-Rushaid was named the Chairman of the Board of Directors at the Kuwait Investment Authority (KIA) on December 28, 2021.
His Excellency is the Kuwait Minister of Finance and Minister of State for Economic Affairs and Investments, and the former Chairman of the Kuwait Economic Society (2021). He has over 15 years’ experience in asset management at various financial institutions. He was also part of Kuwait’s ambitious development program for northern Kuwait, known as Silk City, as well as head of the Technical Committee at the National Fund for Small and Medium Enterprise Development.
Minister Al-Rushaid holds an MBA from the Gulf Institute for Science and Technology and a Bachelor’s in Finance from Kuwait University.