H.E. Mr. Mu’taz Ibrahim Barbour assumed the position of the Director General of Jordan Deposit Insurance Corporation (JODIC) on June 6th, 2016. Prior to that, Mr. Barbour held several positions at the Central Bank of Jordan (CBJ), and most recently was as an Advisor at the Governor’s office.
Mr. Barbour has an extensive experience in the banking industry gained through his work in the CBJ, serving on various specialized committees such as the Investment Committee, Open Market and Public Debt Committee, and the Credit Committee. He is an expert and lecturer in many specialized subjects mainly in investments, and foreign exchange, international trade and finance. He also participated in several conferences, seminars and training courses held by international financial institutions, such as the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank, and the Central Banks.
Mr. Barbour represented the Central Bank of Jordan in the committees that have completed the issuance of the Euro bonds in the last two years. He held several positions in different capacities: Member of the Board of Directors of Jordan Loan Guarantee Corporation and Jordan Mortgage Refinance Company, and Vice Chairman of Jordan Forex Association. At the regional level, he was a Member of the Executive Committee in the InterarabCambist Association/ Beirut.
Mr. Mu’taz Ibrahim Barbour holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting, and a diploma in Banking Studies.