Sarah Al-RifaaiExecutive Manager HR Business Development at Gulf Bank of Kuwait
Sarah is currently the Executive Manager of HR Business Development at the Gulf Bank of Kuwait. She started her career in the Banking sector within the Compensation & Benefits unit and shortly after led the Talent Management Unit (interim) at the National Bank in Kuwait (NBK). A few years later, Sarah joined a private O&G company, Kuwait Energy (KE). After assuming a diverse range of roles at Kuwait Energy in HR, Strategy and Corporate Performance, she became the Chief of Staff to the CEO’s office. After many fruitful years at the O&G industry, Sarah joined the Gulf Bank of Kuwait where she currently holds the position of Executive Manager, working directly with GM-HR. She also holds 4 HR certifications and is keen on volunteering activities within the Bank and the community.
Sarah is also an active alumnus at her university ‘The American University in Kuwait’ (AUK) where she works with their Advisory Board and the Strategic Committee of the University.