Gordon Haskins is CEO and Chairman of the Management Board of Al Hilal Bank Kazakhstan, having joined AHBK in November 2016. He has more than 25 years of experience in banking and law. Prior to joining AHBK, Gordon was Country Executive, Chairman of the Management Board, and member of the Board of Directors of RBC Kazakhstan for 3 years prior to its sale by RBS Group in 2016 and, previously, was Chief Operating Officer for the DCM & derivatives business for the EMEA region. He worked with RBS Group for 13 years, having also been managing Director in regulatory Developments and head of Transaction Execution in the Secured Corporate Debt business. He started his career as a lawyer, working for nearly 12 years in Both London (with Clifford Chance) and Canada (with Davis & Co, now DLA Piper). He holds a bachelor’s degree in history and politics from the University of British Columbia (1987) and a law degree from the University of Toronto (1991).