Manama, Bahrain – May 18, 2015:  GFH, the Bahrain based financial group, held its annual staff meeting at the Bahrain Capital Club to honour the achievements of its team members across  the Group companies including GFH, GFH Capital and CEMENA.

In attendance were senior management of the companies, led by Group CEO, Mr. Hisham Alrayes, and more than 90 members of staff. To mark the start of a strong 2015 and the accomplishments of 2014, which saw GFH transform into a stronger, more diversified financial group, awards were given to employees in a number of categories.

Among these was recognition of most of the staff members that have served in a Group company for five or more years. In addition, also presented at the gathering were “Best Achiever Awards” for 2014 and a special “Long Service Award” that was also presented for their continued dedicated to the Group.

Commenting Mr. Alrayes, said, “At the heart of GFH and our success is the hard work and loyalty of our staff. Across the Group, we have built teams of highly skilled and knowledgeable experts that are dedicated to creating value for us and for those we serve – including our clients, investors and shareholders. We’re extremely proud of their accomplishments and these awards give us the opportunity to acknowledge their contributions and years of service to the Group. Strong human capital is the foundation of any organization and we are pleased to celebrate the enormous talent that exists across GFH and our other Group companies.”


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GFH is one of the most recognized financial groups in the Gulf region whose activities include: Asset Management, Wealth Management, Commercial Banking and Real Estate Development. The Group operations are focused in the GCC, North Africa and India. GFH is listed on the Bahrain Bourse, Kuwait Stock Exchange and Dubai Financial Market.


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