Afghanistan Banks Association

د افغانستان د بانکونو ټولنه
Afghanistan Banks Association
Voice of The Banks

Afghanistan Banks Association

Dr. Mohammad Salem Omaid


Dr. Mohammad Salem Omaid is the President and CEO of Azizi Bank. Prior to this, Dr. Omaid has been the DY. CEO of the Bank for more than 5 years since September 2011.

Dr. Omaid has been associated with the bank since 2006 and has been the part of the bank’s 10 years of illustrious growth. As a professional entrepreneur, he is progressively establishing a high quality, state-of-the- art private Afghanistan Bank with a vision of “Building the Best Quality Afghanistan Bank with World Class Services” by 2020. Under his leadership, Azizi Bank has steadily evolved as the “Professionals’ Bank of Afghanistan” with exemplary business and financial outcomes as evidenced in the results and performance since inception and thus building the largest banking group in Afghanistan.

Dr. Omaid is a Doctorate in Financial Management from a leading Indian University. He is also a Post Graduate & an MBA with specialization in Banking, Risk Management & Finance. He also possesses a Diploma in Information Technology.

Dr. Omaid served the bank in various categories including being the Chief Finance Officer. His vision to create a top class bank in Afghanistan has resulted in the bank significant growth and its continuous endeavor to provide the best and effective world class customer service. He has been guiding and influencing the national policies in the diverse areas of financial sector regulation and supervision, development and regulation of financial markets, capital account management, management of government borrowings, forex reserves management and payment and settlement systems. Dr. Omaid has been also associated with maintaining International business relations with key corporates & stake holders.

Dr. Omaid has been a great influencer & motivator in structuring the bank and guiding the bank to its present zenith. A strong leader in himself and a person with pioneering visionary skills. He has been widely responsible in developing the local human resources.

A highly distinguished person and well respected citizen of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.