Oussama Kaissi

Mr. Oussama KAISSI, is the Chief Executive Officer of The Islamic Corporation for the Insurance of Investment and Export Credit – ICIEC, the Export Credit, Political Risk Insurance and Credit Enhancement Arm of the Islamic Development Bank Group

KAISSI a graduate from Indiana University in USA has thirty years of diverse experience in the Insurance and Risk management industry. He has served 20 years at the senior executive level. Having worked in the USA, MENA and Africa, he has got vast and diversified exposure to different markets, cultures and business models.

He is the founding CEO of two publicly listed Takaful operators in the UAE. He has served as the Regional General Manager of Arab Insurance Group.

He is a Board member of The General Council for Islamic Banks and Financial Institutions – CIBAFI an affiliate of The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) advocating regulatory, economic and financial policies that are in broad interest of member countries; KAISSI is The Chairman of the Executive Council of Aman Union a professional forum assembling Commercial & Non-commercial Risks Insurers & Reinsurers in Member Countries of the Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) and of the Arab League and The Chairman of the Investment trade and Promotion Agency – ITAP Supervisory Committee, Islamic Development Bank Group.