Sheikh Saleh Abdullah Kamel, 68, built his empire through contracts with the Saudi Arabian government. Sheikh Saleh owns a majority stake in Dallah Albaraka Group, a conglome…rate that runs Islamic banking operations, real estate, construction and manufacturing interests..
Sheikh Saleh also retains active memberships in a range of social and educational organisations in several Arab countries as well as the UK, Germany, Switzerland and the USA. He has delivered a number of papers and lectures on Islamic economics, finance, banking regulation, development and social philosophy and has established Islamic economic research centres in Saudi Arabia and Egypt..
Sheikh Saleh is the recipient of several international awards including the Gulf Businessman Award in 1993 and the Islamic Banker of the Year from the Islamic Development Bank in 1995 and 1996..
His current positions include:.
Chairman, Al Baraka Investment and Development.
Chairman and Deputy Chief Executive, Al Baraka Banking Group.
Chairman and President Dallah Al Baraka Group.
Chairman, Dallah Healthcare Holding Company.
Chairman, Dallah Media Production Holding Company.
President, Dallah Trading.
Chairman, President and Managing Director, Arab Digital Distribution.
Chairman, Arab Media Corporation Holding.
Chairman, Arab Radio and Television Network.
Chairman, Durrat Arriyadh Real Estate Development Company.
Chairman, Jordan Media City.
Vice Chairman, Arab Agricultural Investment Company.
Director, Sunnyland Company.
Chairman, Amlak International for Real Estate Investment and Finance Company.
Chairman, General Council for Islamic Banks and Financial Institutions.
President, Islamic Chamber of Commerce, Saudi Arabia.
Member, Accounting and Auditing Organisation for Islamic Financial Institutions ( Full Answer )