(Group Vice Chairman & CEO)

Mr.Iftikhar Tahir is a prominent senior banker who started his financial career from Abu Dhabi Investment Company in 1979 and worked his way up the corporate ladder later moved to the west for further progress in his career.

Mr.Iftikhar Tahir worked for 25 years with the top financial institution TERRACOM INTERNATIONAL USA (World Bank USA) 1982-1988, Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank UAE 1988-2004 and presently Advisor of Summit Bank Pakistan-UAE.

In 2004, he started the story of success, growth and progress in the field of hospitality, real estate acquisition and consultancy in Dubai as group chairman & CEO of the Royal International Group managing 12 hotels in UAE & KSA with annual turnover of over AED 180 Million.

As Group CEO & Board Member for private office of HH Sheikh Theyab Bin Khalifa Bin Hamdan Al Nahyan & Theyab International Group (TIG) Dubai/Abu Dhabi which is a well establish group operating for the last 40 years involved in oil trading, defence & security, financial consultancy, supply of LPG and co partners worldwide with top group of companies, Mr.Iftikhar is a renowned personality in the UAE.

His vast experience in the financial sector, influence and relations with the top most entrepreneurs’ worldwide and well reputed companies has helped in achieving the goals of foreign and local companies, agencies, business environments and exploring opportunities worldwide.

As a industrialist, partner, group vice chairman & CEO will make sister company the Emwire cable industry-Abu Dhabi present value more than AED 10 million and target to make Emwire cable to match the level of DUCAB, Emwire will be listed in stock market with IPO value of AED 100 million in the next 3-5 years.

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