Lamia Hariz

Head of Corporate Communications, Marketing & Investor Relations , Abu Dhabi Islamic bank

Lamia Hariz, Head of communication, marketing , ESG and IR Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) Lamia Hariz joined ADIB in June 2016. Reporting directly to the GCEO, she oversees the primary functions that shape the reputation of ADIB, including marketing, Communications, Investor relations, ESG , Public Affairs and sponsorships. Prior to joining ADIB, Lamia was heading the internal communication and stakeholders' engagement at Emirates Steel from 2015 to 2016. In that capacity, she oversaw all CEO's stakeholders' engagement. Before that, she was the head of corporate communication at ADIB. She managed all communications operations, including media relations and content development. Prior to joining ADIB, she worked for 7 years with Weber Shandwick, a leading global PR agency. Lamia earned a degree in economics from Saint Joseph University and a master's in communication from Leicester University. She is certified by Chartered Institute of Public Relations.