Senior Management

Mr. Abdullah Al Jufaili (General Manager)

Abdullah Al Jufaili started his career as a freelancer providing IT solutions to small companies, this was during his sophomore year in 1998 at Florida Atlantic University where he earned his Bachelors in Managing Information Systems. After graduation he worked for several organizations including Bank Muscat, The Public Authority for Investment Promotion & Export Development, The Public Establishment for Industrial Estate, Shell and currently he is the General Manager at Sharakah.

Over his 16 years of experience, he has engaged with many business owners of Small & Medium Enterprises. In 2006, he completed his Master`s program in Managing Information Technology from Salford University, UK. He is a member of many committees related to entrepreneurship and innovation in Oman and the Gulf region.

Mr. Dinkar Kishor (Deputy General Manager)

Dinkar did his Undergrad in Humanities from Chandigarh, India and thereafter completed his MBA and Bachelor of Law from Patna, India. He had a very short stint with Indian Army, followed by Sahara India Group [One of the prominent business conglomerates in India with activities in Non-Banking financial activities, civil aviation, electronic/print media and housing]; Indian Express [One of the leading Indian national English dailies] and SIDBI [Small Industries Development Bank of India, SIDBI, is the apex development financing institution for small and medium enterprises in India].

He has over 24 years of diverse experience in various fields of financing, encompassing SME, retail and development finance. Rich exposure to business development banking in SME domain and project financing with both - credit orientation and Post sanction, viz., Legal aspect, follow-up & Monitoring and a flavour for relationship. He has managed Asset as well as Liabilities. He has also handled international collaborations, e.g. Swiss Development Corporation’s developmental initiatives in India. He has been instrumental in revamping the new business model of Sharakah.

Mrs. Zuwaina Al Badaai (Manager – Investment)

Zuwaina is a certified Fellow Member of the Association of Accounting Technicians –UK ( FMAAT), has served Sharakah (Fund For Development of Youth Projects (S.A.O.C.) since 2008. Starting as a Project Officer and moving to Investments. She has more than 19 years extensive experience having worked in various reputed companies in Financing, Auditing, Insurance and Tourism sectors. Zuwaina is disciplined, reliable and possess a warm personality. She has represented Sharakah in its commercial activities both locally and internationally. An SME herself, she supports the spirit of Entrepreneurship and is the Founder and Managing partner of Star Of The Sea Tourism.