Hafid Oubrik is the Director of Payment Systems Operations and Development at the Central Bank of the UAE, in charge of managing the payment systems operations and development. His mission consists on managing the department and ensuring the smooth functioning of the payment systems operated by the Central Bank, while taking initiatives towards improving the payment field in the UAE.  

Prior to joining the Central Bank of the UAE, Mr. Oubrik was a Senior Financial Sector Specialist at the Arab Monetary Fund, in charge of various financial sector initiatives in the MENA region, and formerly, he led the payment systems Department and the Credit Registry Department at the Central Bank of Morocco.