Home lists 100 Most Powerful Arabs 2023 Amal Suhail Bahwan Vice chairperson, Suhail Bahwan Group Origin: Oman Residence: Oman Sector: Diversified Bahwan has been a board member of Suhail Bahwan Group since 2016 and currently serves as its vice chairperson. She has extensive experience in managing companies across the Bahwan Group since 1998. The group, which was founded by her father Suhail Bahwan, is one of Oman’s largest and most diverse companies with a presence in various sectors, including telecom, healthcare, travel and tourism, logistics, energy and power as well as fertilisers and chemicals, among others. Bahwan is also the chairperson of National Bank of Oman and holds key positions in several other corporate entities, including chairperson at Al Jazeera Steel Products, chairperson at Oman International Hospital, board member at National Pharmaceutical Industries and board member at Oman Oil Marketing. Bahwan holds a bachelor’s degree in education and a master’s degree in administration from Sultan Qaboos University, Oman.