Central Bank of Jordan

Brief History

Established in 1963 to take over functions of Jordan Currency Board. Began operations on 1 October 1964.

Governor and Chairman of the Board

Ziad Fariz
E: [email protected]
Terms of appointment: 5 years; appointed on 10 January 2012, renewed 2 January 2017; by Royal Decree.

Deputy Governors

Adel A. Alsharkas
E: [email protected]
Maher Sheikh Hassan*
E: [email protected]

Board of Directors

Ziad Fariz (Governor and Chairman)
Maher “Sheikh Hasan” (Deputy Governor

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