Rida AlGhoul joined NewBridge as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in April 2018 and has over 25 years’ experience in banking and finance in Pharmaceuticals in Middle East and Africa region. He initially worked in Arab Bank, Jordan in Operational, Commercial and Credit and Risk Management roles. He moved to Pharmaceuticals in 2003, and joined Hikma Pharmaceuticals, holding the position of MENA CFO and Vice-President for MENA Finance & Operations. Rida then joined the Hawkary Group in Iraq as CEO and was responsible for the successful implementation of an accelerated growth strategy for the Group. Rida holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Statistics from the University of Jordan and a Masters in Financial Economics from the Hashemite University in Jordan.