Sara Abdul Samad is the Director of Data Services at Boursa Kuwait Securities Company. She has joined the exchange since 2005, and has been working in the market data for around 14 years.  

Sara is responsible for developing the data services strategy and directing its implementation in alignment with the company’s overall strategy. She leads the development of business plans, budgets, policies and procedures of the data department, and all data related product development.  

Prior to joining Boursa Kuwait, Sara was the head of the Research Department at an investment company where she was responsible for conducting analysis of the international financial markets including FOREX, Indices and commodities, producing daily market reports based on fundamental and technical analysis including forecasts and recommendations, as well as conducting trainings and presentations on the financial market.

She was also in charge of writing a weekly full-page market analysis in an economic newspaper.

  Sara is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFAÒ) Charterholder and a holder of an Executive Master in Business Administration (EMBA) from the American University of Beirut.