Central Bank of Kuwait

Central Bank of Kuwait
Francisco Anzola
Brief History

Established under Law N°. 32 in 1968 (amended under Decree law N°. I30, 1977). It has the sole right of coin and note issue and is controller of the banking system in the state of Kuwait. It is also banker and financial adviser to government.


Mohammad Y. Al-Hashel
Terms of appointment: appointed in March 2012.

Deputy Governor

Yousef J. Al-Obaid

Board of Directors

Mohammad Y. Al-Hashel (Chairman)
Yousef J. Al-Obaid
Saleh A. Al-Sirawi (Undersecretary, Ministry of

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