Blue Ocean Corporation

Mohamed Al Ali

Group Vice Chairman of Blue Ocean Corporation
MD& Head of GTB Sales-Corporate & Investment Banking (Cash& Trade) at First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB)

Mohamed Al Ali is a Senior Finance Executive and business leader with over 25 years of experience in the financial sector. With his extensive knowledge and experience in advisory, financial planning and analysis, product development, corporate governance and growth strategy formulation, Mohamed has implemented financial controls, improved operational efficiency and overall productivity in organizations.

Mohamed is an exceptional leader who has managed large corporates and multinational sales teams to deliver client-centric and innovative solutions across the full spectrum of cash and trade products. He is skilled at managing human resources by mentoring, coaching and supporting business development. By constantly monitoring and measuring the teams’ performance, he ensures continuous improvement that benefits the individuals and the business.

Professional Experience:

  • MD& Head of GTB Sales-Corporate & Investment Banking (Cash& Trade) at First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB) · Managing Director & Head of Cash Management, Corporate & Investment Banking at First Abu Dhabi Bank
  • SVP/Head of Global Transaction Banking – Cash & Trade Sales – Commercial Banking – WBG at First Gulf Bank
  • Vice President – Head of Branch Distribution & Liability Acquisition – WBG at Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank
  • Area Manager at Standard Chartered Bank
  • Senior Positions at Union National Bank and National Bank of Dubai (NBD)
  • Vice Chairman of Blue Ocean Management Training and Consultancies


  • MBA – Strathclyde University
  • Master of International Business Administration (MIBA), International Business Law – Bournemouth University
  • Bachelor of Science, Financial Management – Southeastern University


  • Certified International Human Resource Consultant (CHRC)
  • Strategic Management
  • Theory U- Leading from Emerging Future
  • Six Sigma Black Belt (SSBB)
  • Certified HR Generalist
  • Certified International Professional Training Manager (CIPTM)
  • Six Sigma Black Belt (SSBB)
  • Advanced Banking for Executive from Geneva Switzerland