Hashim Shawa

Hashim Shawa
  • Chairman and General Manager, Bank of Palestine, Palestinian Territories

BSc (Hons), Univ. College London. 1997, began banking career at Citigroup; held mgmt positions in Corporate and Private Banking, UK, Italy, Spain and Switzerland. 2005, joined HSBC, Switzerland, as Director, Middle East and North Africa business. 2007, joined Bank of Palestine as Chairman and General Manager; has continued its strategy of growth and expansion. Member: IIF Emerging Markets Advisory Council (EMAC). Member of the Board of Directors: InvestBank, Jordan; Palestine Institute for Financial and Banking Studies. Secretary-General, International Chamber of Commerce, Palestine. Member of the Board of Trustees, Bethlehem and Birzeit universities.