Following a 20-year banking career, Darren Davis joined Ma’aden in 2012. During his banking career, he primarily worked in the natural resources and energy sectors and mostly in the Middle East where has been based since 1999.
His experience includes mergers & acquisitions, strategic advisory, project finance, and debt restructuring. Since joining Ma’aden, Darren has managed the company’s extensive debt and equity fundraising program and played leading roles in establishing the company’s joint ventures with Mosaic and Barrick Gold.
Initially leading Ma’aden’s Corporate Finance activities, he became Senior Vice President, Finance and CFO in April 2016 and was appointed President and CEO in July 2018.
In addition to his role as President and CEO of Ma’aden, he is also a Board Member of the U.S. – Saudi Arabian Business Council. He is an Associate of the Association of Corporate Treasurers (UK).
Darren graduated in 1991 from Aston University, UK with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business and Administration.