Mr Kalban is one of the most distinguished executives in the GCC Region. He has a long and successful career in various key management roles across the investment, financial, insurance, real estate, manufacturing and education sectors. As Vice Chairman and CEO of Dubai Investments, for more than 20 years he has led the company through a pioneering journey, successfully growing it into a leading diversified business group in the UAE and across the region.
He additionally holds the role of Chairman of Al Mal Capital PSC, Board Director of National General Insurance Company (NGI) and Board Director for Arcapita Group, Bahrain and Africa Crest Education (ACE) Holding Co.
His career experience was gained through various Executive positions within the UAE Central Bank in Abu Dhabi, Al Khaleej Investment Singapore and Arab Insurance Group (ARIG) and has previously held Chair and Board Director positions at Emirates International Bank, Islamic Bank pf Singapore and Ajman Bank.
Mr Kalban holds an Associate Degree of Arts in Business Management from Arapahoe Community College, USA, and a BS in Management from the Metropolitan State College, USA