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First Gulf Libyan Bank

Is a fully fledged commercial bank in Tripoli, Libya which has been established following the signing of an MOU between First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB) and the Economic & Social Development Fund (ESDF) Libya, on the 4th of September 2007.

It is owned equally by First Abu Dhabi Bank, one of the UAE's leading financial institutions headquartered in Abu Dhabi and Alenmaa For Financial Investment Holding Company (AFIHC) Libya, with 50% shares for each.

The authorized capital is 520 million Libyan Dinar and the paid up capital is 260 million Libyan Dinar, to be paid equally by the two organizations. 
FGLB strives to set standards of excellence, explore new opportunities and pursue innovation. The bank focuses on delivering products and services that address the needs of a dynamic economy, perpetuate progress and meet customer requirements.

Believing in building relationships based on trust and mutual respect that prioritize customer care, we endeavour to exceed client expectations by offering innovative banking solutions, converting challenges into opportunities, contributing to the community and making a difference to peoples’ lives.

Core Aim

Taking banking Services Above And Beyond
World-class banking organization we seek to improve our shareholders, customers and employees value


First Gulf Libyan Bank Board of Director

  • Mustafa M Abdalla Ben Khalifa – Chairman
  • Suhail Hilal Bin Tarraf – Vice Chairman
  • Suleiman Mahmoud Armouti – Member of the Board
  • Karim Bin-Azouz AlKaroui – Member
  • Hend Mohamed Shadid – Member of the Board
  • Khaled Mohamed M Zeo - Member
  • Masoud Ali Qraifa – Member

Members of the Monitoring Committee

  • Hafid Agouzoul - Chairman
  • Bobakir Ben Seliem - Member
  • Yousef Migirab - Member

First Gulf Libyan Bank Executive Management

  • Abdelrazak Mohamed El Housh - Chief Executive Officer
  • Abdelssalam Giuma Benhassan - Assitant Chief Executive Officer
  • Mohamed Faraj Alshaeri - Assitant Chief Executive Officer
  • Houda Mohamed Krista - Head of Legal
  • Salem Mohamed Handr - Head of Finance
  • Osama Ezitouni Essayah - Head of Customers Service
  • Masoud Khalifa M AlMontser - Head of Internal Audit
  • Mohamed Beleid Ertima - Head of Administration
  • Esam Mohamed Alsurayti - Head of Complaince Unit
  • Narjes Abdalla Nasuf – IT Assistant Manager
  • Sarah Sulieman Salem - Head of Credit & Risk
  • Hatim Nuri M Abourawi - Head of Main Branch
  • Nahla Abdul Fattah Naas - Head of HR
  • Salem Ali Elgammodi - Head of Islamic Banking
  • AL-Sharef Mossa Jelani - Head of Cash Management
  • Ahmed Elhade Saleh Al Hulah - Head of Trade Finance

Our Values

Customer First
We use our resources to serve our customer and put them at the heart of everything we do.

We continuously work towards developing an in depth knowledge of our customers, products, capabilities, markets and communities to enable use to create value for our stakeholders and customers.

We are agile, innovative and proactive focused on creating solutions that enable our stockholders to Grow Stronger. 

We respect and value each other and always work as one team united in the joint quest to Grow Stronger.


We always strive to do the right thing, valuing integrity, honesty, and long – term relationships to drive sustainable results


Contact Us

Our Address

First Gulf Libyan Bank

Sikka Street  P.O. Box: 81200 - Tripoli, Libya


Working Hours

Sunday to Thursday
8:00 am to 3:30 pm

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