• We are specialized in industrial investments in the State of Kuwait and the Middle East since 1993, aiming at offering first-class products and services, as well as providing professional technical support and outstanding manufacturing practices. Our devotion to excellence is paralleled by our keen sense of responsibility for health, safety and the environment.

  • 2 We are specialized in industrial investments in the State of Kuwait and the Middle East since 1993, aiming at offering first-class products and services

  • 3 We are specialized in industrial investments in the State of Kuwait and the Middle East since 1993, aiming at offering first-class products and services, as well as providing professional technical support and outstanding manufacturing practices.

Board of Directors

Mr. Mohammad Ahmad Husain            

Chairman

Mr. Nawaf Arhamah Salim Arhamah

Deputy Chairman

Nawaf Arhamah became a member of the Board of Directors in 2017. He is also a member of the Audit Committee and Executive Committee.  

 

Mr. Arhamah is Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Boubyan Petrochemicals Company. He is Chairman of Afaq for Educational Services, Vice Chairman and CEO of Iyas for Academic and Technical Education, and is a member of the Board of Directors of Medical Tower Laboratories in Saudi Arabia and Abu Dhabi.  

 

Previously, Mr. Arhamah was Boubyan Capital’s Director of Strategy and Direct Investments. He also served as Assistant Vice President of Investment Banking at Wataniya Investment.  

 

Mr. Arhamah holds an MBA from Stanford University and a bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering from Kuwait University.

Mr. Othman Zahim Al Zahim

Board Member

Othman Al Zahim became a member of the Board of Directors in 2006. He also serves as Chairman of the Internal Audit & Risk Management Committee and is a member of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee.  

 

Mr. Al Zahim has been Chairman of Petra Food Industries Company since 2008, where he previously served as General Manager from 1991 to 2012. For the past three years, he has been a member of the Board of Directors of the National Company for Pharmaceutical Industries. Mr. Al Zahim also sits on the Board of Directors of the Metal Distribution Company.  

 

Mr. Al Zahim holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Marketing from the University of Miami.

Mr. Mohammad Qasem Abul

Board Director

Mohammad Abul joined Al-Kout in November of 2016 as Vice President of Business Development. In 2019 he was elected as AIP Board member.

 

Before joining Al-Kout, Mohammad was Vice President (Central Region) at Gulf Cryo, where he oversaw the operations of Gulf Cryo companies in Kuwait, KSA, Qatar and Bahrain. He was responsible for 380 people and a turnover of $70 million, and he successfully lead the expansion of business during the eight years in which he served. Earlier in his career, Mohammad worked at Kuwait Petroleum Corporation KPC in international marketing, where he was responsible for sales and marketing of crude oil, naphtha, LPG and other petroleum products. He also served for several years as Shuaiba Port Director at KGL, a supply chain management company based in Kuwait.

 

Mohammad Abul holds a B.Sc in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Toledo, Ohio, and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Maastricht School of Management in the Netherlands.

Mr. Nawaf Hussain Marafi  

Board Director

Mr. Saqer Ghanim Abdullah Al Ghanim

Board Director

Mr. Mubarak Ali Al Hamdan 

Board Director – Independent