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National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD)

National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) based in Abu Dhabi, is one of the largest UAE banks with operations and offices in the UAE, the GCC region, Asia, Europe, and America.

NBAD general information
  • NBAD founding date 1968
  • Senior General Manager NBAD Domestic Banking is Mr Saif Al Shehhi (03 November 2009)
  • General Manager of NBAD Consumer Banking Group is Mr John Malouf (03 November 2009)
  • NBAD international banks and offices in Bahrain, Egypt, France (Paris), Kuwait, Hong Kong, Jordan, Libya, Oman, Sudan, Switzerland (Geneva), UAE, UK (London), USA (Washington DC).
  • NBAD operations planned or under consideration in China (Shanghai), Indonesia, Lebanon, Malaysia, Morocco, Qatar, Syria, Turkey
List of NBAD branches in UAE
Branch Location Telephone Manager Hours¹ Open Notes
Abu Dhabi city NBAD
Abu Dhabi Airport T3 Sky Park Plaza       13 Feb 2011  
Abu Dhabi Mall Tourist Club Area     0900-2200 Sa-Th    
Dalma Mall (Delma Mall) Mussafah          
Emirates Palace Al Khubeirah     0900-1330 Sa-Th
1730-2100 Sa-We
Etihad Airways Head Office Khalifa City     0800-1600 14 Jul 2009  
Industrial City of Abu Dhabi ICAD       09 Feb 2011? Business Center
Marina Mall Abu Dhabi Marina Mall     0900-2200 Sa-Th    
Mazyad Mall Mussaffah     0900-1330 14 Oct 2009  
Mushrif Mall       1000-2200 Sa-Th 15 Dec 2011  
Abu Dhabi emirate NBAD
Al Sila Al Sila'a   Mr Hamza Khabeir 0800-1400 19 Apr 2009  
Gayathi         06 Oct 2009  
Ghayati TAMM         06 Oct 2009  
Masdar City Masdar City Institute +971-2-5570401 Abdulla Jasim   11 Mar 2011  
Ramah         2011?  
Al Ain Al Ain Clock Tower       22 Mar 2011 Business Center
Al Ain Mall Al Ain Mall     0900-2200 Sa-Th    
Al Khazna Al Khaznah Municipality +971-3-5663134 Abdulla Al Ghafri   2011? Cash office
Al Mazam       0830-1400 15 Sep 2009 Cash office
Mezeyad       0830-1400 15 Sep 2009 Cash office
Ajman NBAD
Ajman Branch Opposite Ajman Municipality +971-6-7422996 Mohamed Al Shimaisani      
Al Dhaid Branch Sheikh Faisal building, Fujairah Rd +971-6-8822929 Ahmed Al Ansari      
Dubai NBAD
Al Ghusais / Qusais            
Al Quoz Al Hajar St          
Al Quoz Sheikh Zayed Road     0800-1330 Su-Th
0800-1200 Sa
18 May 2010  
Bur Dubai Khaleed Bin Walid St (Bank St)          
Deira         2012 Business Banking Center
Dubai Healthcare City            
Dubai Mall Downtown Burj Dubai     1000-2200 Sa-Th    
Hor Al Anz         03 Nov 2009  
Jebel Ali JAFZA North +971-4-8116700 Awatif Al Rumaithi      
Jebel Ali Jebel Ali Free Zone       06 Apr 2011 Business Banking Center
Jumeirah Plaza Jumeirah 1          
Mall of the Emirates Al Barsha     0900-2100 Sa-Th    
Sheikh Zayed Road Al Salam Tower +971-4-3433311 M. C. Abraham 0800-1330 Su-Th
0800-1200 Sa
  Closed 21 May 2011
Sheikh Zayed Road Rolex Tower       01 Sep 2011  
Fujairah and East Coast NBAD²
Dibba (Diba) Branch Adjacent Dar Al Khair Co-op +971-9-2444223 Mohammad Al Shaboury      
Dibba Al Hisn Al Aqed Al Fareed Street +971-9-2440677 Ahmed Mahmoud Mustafa      
Fujairah Hamdan Bin Abdulla St +971-9-2222633 Ebrahim Hassan      
Kalba Branch Sheikh Saeed Al Qassimi St +971-9-2772112 Fatima Al Suwaidi      
Khor Fakkan Adjacent Khorfakkan Port +971-9-2385250 Abdulla Al Dhahani      
Qidfa (Qidfaa) Between Khorfakkan & Fujairah +971-9-2361000 Shamsa Hareb      
Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) NBAD
Al Nakheel Opposite Sana, Oman St +971-7-2056800 Wasmeyya Al Zaabi      
Ras Al Khaimah RAK Old Town, Al Khor Rd +971-7-2334333 Jamal Darwish      
RAK Free Trade Zone         12 Aug 2012 Business Banking Center
Ras Al Khaimah RAK Old Town, Al Khor Rd +971-7-2334333 Jamal Darwish      
Sharjah NBAD
Al Nahda       0800-1330 Su-Th
0800-1200 Sa
28 Sep 2009  
Umm Al Quwain (UAQ) NBAD
Al Hamra 205 Umm Al Quwain Tower +971-6-7660033 Karima Al Mulla      
International, foreign, overseas branches of NBAD
Algeria (planned)            
China (planned) Shanghai (representative office)       2012?  
Egypt         1975  
Hong Kong         06 Dec 2009  
Indonesia (planned)            
Jordan         07 Feb 2010  
Lebanon (planned)            
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur       05 Jul 2012 NBAD-Malaysia Berhad
Morocco (planned)            
Oman         1976  
Qatar (planned)            
Saudi Arabia (planned)            
Syria (planned)            
Tunisia (planned)            
Turkey (planned)            
USA Washington            
  1. Normal operating times for NBAD branches are Saturday 0800-1200 (8am-12pm), and Sunday to Thursday 0800-1330 (8am-1:30pm). Some branches open extended hours in evenings, some branches on Saturdays might be closed or shorter hours. Note that branches that are open after 1700 (5pm) probably don't have teller services after that time.
  2. Kalba and Khorfakkan are geographically on the East Coast of the UAE but politically part of Sharjah. Dibba is split three ways politically between Fujairah, Sharjah, and Oman.
NBAD UAE non-resident and offshore accounts
  • Foreign nationals who do not have a UAE residence visa can apparently open an account at NBAD. According to their FAQs page, "All our accounts (except loans and current account) are available to non-residents of the UAE. However, in order to open an account you have to present yourself and your original passport at any of our branches." Last checked 20 April 2011.
NBAD international locations in Africa, America, Europe
  • Bahrain, Egypt, Kuwait, Libya, France (Paris), Oman, Sudan, Switzerland (Geneva), UK (London), USA (Washington DC)
NBAD expansion plans
  • 13 February 2011 (press release) - 14 new business banking centers during 2011 in UAE including Abu Dhabi city (4), Al Ain (1), Western Region Al Gharbiya (1), Dubai (4), Sharjah, Ajman, Ras Al Khaimah, Umm Al Qaiwain, Fujairah (total of 4 in those 5 emirates maybe - press release wasn't clear).
  • NBAD Jordan - first branch in Amman expected to open in second half of 2009.
  • NBAD international branches planned for Algeria, Hong Kong (2009), Jordan (2009), Morocco, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia.
  • 12 December 2009 (Gulf News):
    • Egypt - 27 branches at present, another 23 branches to be added by 2014
    • Oman - number of branches to double by 2013
    • Qatar - bank licence application made but no response from Qatari banking authorities yet
    • Indonesia, Lebanon, Malaysia, Morocco, Shanghai, Syria, Turkey - possible locations for further international branches of NBAD
  • 12 May 2009 (Reuters) - NBAD plans to open 13 branches in the UAE during 2009 to end the year with a total of 100 branches
04 February 2012
  • New NBAD branch in Egypt opened - the Shoubra Branch in Northern Cairo. Total of 29 NBAD branches now in Egypt (WAM news 04 February 2012).
20 April 2011 - Sheikh Zayed Road branch of NBAD moving
  • The Sheikh Zayed Road branch of NBAD (the one in Al Salam Tower rather than the one in Al Quoz presumably) will close on 21 May 2011 and reopen across the road in Rolex Tower on Sheikh Zayed Road by 01 September 2011. Al Salam Tower is next to the Towers Rotana hotel, contact details of old branch telephone +971-4-3433311 or +971-4-7071111, fax +971-4-3430527, PO Box 33317 Dubai (unknown if they will change or remain the same).
06 April 2011 - first Business Banking Centre in Dubai (press release)
  • NBAD announced the opening of its first dedicated Business Banking Centre in Dubai, in Jebel Ali Free Zone. Opening hours, contact details, location not supplied.
22 March 2011 - new Business Banking Center in Al Ain (press release)
  • NBAD opened a Business Banking Centre on the 2nd floor of the Al Ain Clock Tower branch.
11 March 2011 - new NBAD branch in Masdar City, Abu Dhabi (press release)
  • NBAD announced the opening of a new branch in Masdar City, their 113th branch in the UAE, and the first bank to open in Masdar City.
  • Opening hours, location details, manager's name, contact details not supplied.
24 February 2011 - new Washington DC office for NBAD (press release)
  • NBAD announced the opening of new premises in Washington DC, USA for its subsidiary Abu Dhabi International Bank (AIB).
13 February 2011 - First NBAD business banking center open (press release)
  • First NBAD Business Banking Centre open in Abu Dhabi Industrial City (ICAD). Previous information indicated it would open 09 February 2011?
27 June 2010 - new NBAD branch in Oman
  • NBAD announced the opening of its 8th branch in Oman, in Sur, in the Ash Sharqiyah region.
  • First NBAD branch in Oman was opened in 1976 in Muscat. Second NBAD Oman branch opened in 2006. NBAD plans to have 14 branches in Oman by 2014.
18 May 2010 - new NBAD branch in Al Quoz
  • NBAD announced the opening of a new branch on Sheikh Zayed Road in the Al Quoz industrial area. Opening times 0800-1330 Sunday to Thursday, and 0800-1200 on Saturdays.
  • The branch is the 104th NBAD branch in the UAE, and the 12th in Dubai.
23 February 2010 - NBAD Jordan opening date
  • NBAD press release 13 February 2010 announced official opening date for first branch of NBAD Jordan in Amman to be 23 February 2010. Soft opening was 07 February 2010.
  • NBAD Jordan Regional Manager and head of NBAD Amman branch is Mr Imad Marar.
18 January 2010 - NBAD Jordan
  • NBAD Jordan banking licence approved by the Central Bank of Jordan, with minimum capital of JD 50 million. First NBAD Jordan branch to open 07 February 2010 (Jordan News Agency 18 January 2010)?
06 December 2009 - New NBAD branch in Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong - new branch (first in Hong Kong) opened (actual opening date not given)
  • Total 95 NBAD branches and 330 ATMs in the UAE
  • Total 45 NBAD international branches in 11 countries - Bahrain, Egypt, France, Hong Kong, Kuwait, Libya, Oman, Sudan, Switzerland, United Kingdom, USA (a subsidiary)
  • Jordan - branch to open in January 2010
03 November 2009 - new NBAD branch in Hor Al Anz, Dubai (press release)
  • NBAD has opened a new branch in Hor Al Anz in Dubai. Total NBAD branches in the UAE is 94, total number of ATM machines is 309.
  • Opening hours 0800-1200 on Saturdays, 0800-1330 Sunday to Thursday.
  • ATM and CDM available 24/7 at the branch.
14 October 2009 - new NBAD branch in Mazyad Mall (press release)
  • A new NBAD branch open in Mazayad Mall in Mussafah area of Abu Dhabi, total UAE NBAD branches now 93, and 312 ATM machines.
  • Mazayad Mall NBAD opening hours 0900-1330 Saturday to Thursday, and 1730-2100 Saturday to Wednesday.
  • ATM and Cash Deposit Machine available 24/7.
06 October 2009 - 2 new NBAD branches in the Western Region
  • NBAD branches opened in Ghayathi, and Gayathi TAMM.
  • Both branches have ATM, CDM available 24/7.
  • Branch opening dates, opening times, and contact details not supplied in NBAD press release.
  • Total number of NBAD branches in the UAE is now 92.
28 September 2009 - new NBAD branch in Al Nahda (press release)
  • New NBAD branch in Al Nahda, Sharjah (not Dubai) opened. Is the 90th NBAD branch in the UAE.
  • Opening hours 0800-1330 Sunday to Thursday, and 0800-1200 on Saturdays.
  • ATM and CDM (Cash Deposit Machine) available 24/7.
15 September 2009 - new NBAD branches in Al Ain (press release)
  • Two new NBAD Cash Office branches in Mezyad and Al Mazam areas of Al Ain, opening hours 0830-1400 (8:30am-2pm) Sunday to Thursday, 24/7 access to ATM and Cash Deposit machines.
  • Total of 89 or 90 (both figures given in press release) NBAD branches and more than 300 ATMs in the UAE
  • NBAD established in the UAE in 1968
09 September 2009 - NBAD Egypt new branch opens (press release)
  • NBAD Egypt opens a branch in Senzon Mall, Hurghada, on the Red Sea.
  • NBAD Senzon Mall is the 27th NBAD Egypt branch, NBAD plans to have 50 branches in Egypt by 2013.
  • NBAD also plans to open branches in Amman in Jordan, and Hong Kong in Q4 2009.
  • NBAD Egypt Regional Manager is Ahmed Ismail.
  • NBAD Egypt operations started in 1975.
05 August 2009 - NBAD Egypt, Hong Kong, Jordan, Libya, and Oman (Reuters and NBAD press release)
  • NBAD has been granted a foreign bank licence from the Central Bank of Jordan (CBJ) to operate a bank subsidiary in Jordan for commercial banking services.
  • NBAD Hong Kong will open later in 2009
  • NBAD Egypt number of branches to increase from 28 to 50 by 2013
  • NBAD Oman number of branches to increase from 8 to 11 by 2010
  • NBAD Libya representative office to become a full banking branch
14 July 2009 - new NBAD branch at Etihad Airways office Abu Dhabi
  • New NBAD branch opened at Etihad Airways Head Office in Khalifa City.
  • Opening hours 0800-1600 (8am-4pm) Sunday to Thursday (closed Friday and Saturday).
  • Total of 87 NBAD branches and 300 ATMs in the UAE
20 May 2009 - NBAD Hong Kong
  • NBAD receives approval from the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) to open a full bank branch in Hong Kong.
  • Senior general manager of the NBAD International Banking Division is Qamber Ali Al Mulla (Mualla?).
  • NBAD Hong Kong branch expected to open in second half of 2009.
  • NBAD HK expected to be the Far East regional headquarters for NBAD, facilitating future expansion into Asia.
NBAD personnel
Position Name Start End Last check Notes
Group Chief Executive (CEO) Michael Tomalin     13 Feb 2011  
Head of Business Banking Group Head Haitham Al Refaie     13 Feb 2011  
Domestic Banking Division Senior Manager Saif Al Shehhi     13 Feb 2011  
Last update Monday 08-Mar-2010. Page development 4L 5C.
Related pages
Related websites (new window)
  • www.nbad.com - National Bank of Abu Dhabi website. Same website at www.nbad.ae.
  • egypt.nbad.com - NBAD Egypt website
  • www.nbadsuisse.ch - NBAD Private Bank (Suisse) SA website


Abu Dhabi AUH ABD ADB, Ajman AJM, Al Ain AAN, Dubai DXB, Fujairah FUJ, Ras Al Khaimah RAK, Sharjah SHJ, Umm Al Quwain UAQ

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