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Dr Mohamed Abdulaziz Kalmoor, CEO
Sultanate of Oman

Bank Sohar officially opened its doors to customers in April 2007 after having issued its IPO which was oversubscribed by 6 times. In its six years of operations, the bank has grown to become one of the leading players in Oman’s banking sector. Listed on the Muscat Securities’ Market with a paid-in capital of OMR 110 Mn with direct & indirect government holdings of 43.2%, the BBB+ rated (Fitch) bank has been one of the fastest growing commercial banks in Oman.

Under the prudent leadership of its CEO, Dr. Mohamed Abdulaziz Kalmoor, the staff at all levels are encouraged to actively deliver the finest possible banking solutions while consistently evolving the bank’s services and products to effectively meet every customer’s requirement.

As a result, Bank Sohar presents itself as a 'one-stop financial super-mall'. With services encompassing every aspect of Retail Banking, Corporate Banking, Corporate Services and Islamic Banking, Bank Sohar caters to the diverse needs of individuals and corporate customers alike. The bank is on a constant mission to be unique, distinct and different.

Currently, Bank Sohar has a network of 25 branches and 44 ATM machines across the Sultanate. The bank has also officially opened 3 Sohar Islamic branches in various regions this year to provide Islamic Banking products & services.

In addition, the Bank has also continued to build on its deep faith in carrying out its social obligations. This has become an integral part of the Bank’s brand promise, with numerous welfare and volunteer support organisations in the country having benefited and are still benefiting from Bank Sohar’s ongoing programme of philanthropy.

However, the bank’s success isn’t without merit. This year alone Bank Sohar has received numerous prestigious foreign, regional and local awards and accolades across various fields including Golden Order of Merit Award for supporting tourist projects within the country, Best Corporate social Responsibility (CSR) in Oman, top 5 Large Corporates in Oman, Quality and Business Prestige and Fastest Growing Bank in Oman.