Mr. Tariq Al Samerraie

Chief Executive Officer of FAWSEC

Education:

  • BS in Business Administration: Concentration in Finance & Marketing - Boston University

Board Role(s):

  • CEO of FAWSEC
  • Finance Committee

Professional Experience and Affiliations:

Mr. Alsamerraie has been involved with the FAWSEC community long before officially joining the group in 2004.  Mr. Alsamerraie was a student at Al-Bayan Bilingual School (“BBS”), from 1977 to 1990, a co-founder and member of the BBS Alumni Association in 1996, a co-founder and ex-member of Fawzia Sultan International School’s (“FSIS”) PTA in 1998, and a parent of two students at BBS since 2009.
 
In 1996, Mr. Alsamerraie earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, with a concentration in Finance & Marketing, from Boston University in Massachusetts and later that year he joined the Treasury Department at the National Bank of Kuwait where he built a career in banking for eight years.  During that period, Mr. Alsamerraie obtained in 1999 the ACI Dealing Certification with distinction and became a member of the Kuwait Financial Markets Association.  Furthermore, Mr. Alsamerraie worked in the real estate development and investment sectors.
 
Mr. Alsamerraie, who is currently the Chief Executive Officer of FAWSEC, has been a driving force behind the growth of FAWSEC and its subsidiaries.  Projects included the construction of the BBS campus in Hawalli, renovation and launch of the BBS Nursery in Jabriya, the rebranding and restructuring of FSIS, which became BIS, and the construction of the new FAWSEC staff compound in Sabah Al-Salem area.
In addition to running the daily activities of FAWSEC, Mr. Alsamerraie also works closely with the company owners and board of directors to carry out the group’s ongoing efforts for enhancements and growth.