Commercial Bank has announced that its chief financial officer, Rehan Khan, is the winner of Finance Monthly magazine’s ‘CFO Award for 2021’ for the second year in a row.
Every year, the Finance Monthly CFO Awards celebrate the hard work, innovation, and vision of the most successful CFOs around the world by recognising excellence and achievement in financial leadership. Finance Monthly magazine’s research team draws on the views of thousands of stakeholders including investors, analysts, executives, employees, and media professionals worldwide.
Khan, the winner of the CFO Award for two years in succession, joined Commercial Bank as chief financial officer in 2013 and is also a director of Commercial Bank subsidiaries Orient 1, CBQ Finance, CB Global, and CB Financial Services.
Khan completed his training with KPMG in London and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He also has 23 years of banking experience with HSBC and was successful in getting secondments as CFO to India, Malaysia, and Saudi Arabia prior to joining Commercial Bank.
Commercial Bank Group CEO Joseph Abraham said, “Rehan’s recognition at the CFO Awards for two years in a row is fully deserved and reflects his leading contribution at Commercial Bank. Rehan has brought a degree of clear strategic intent backed by financial acumen and is widely recognised and trusted by the investor and analyst community. He is also a key member of our strong executive management team and has excelled as a role model of Commercial Bank’s culture and values.”
In an interview with Finance Monthly magazine, Khan stated: “Receiving the CFO Award for the second year in a row is an achievement that I take great pride in. But above all, I am proud of my incredible team and being a member of Commercial Bank’s family.
“This year, we have been faced with several challenges. However, thanks to our strategic plan and innovative approach, we have been able to overcome these challenges successfully by delivering the best financial and digital services to our valued customers.”
Commercial Bank remains firmly focused on supporting the Qatar National Vision 2030. Commercial Bank works to strengthen the nation’s human, social, economic, and environmental development to create a prosperous and sustainable economy for many generations to come.