Individual Members

Robert Pancras

An alumnus of the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore and the College of Engineering, Guindy, Robert Pancras is presently the CEO of National Finance Company, a publicly listed company in Oman which provides asset based financing to SMEs and individuals and has under his supervision and management, seen six-fold growth in size and profits.

Prior to moving to Oman in 2005, Robert headed the corporate asset based finance business for Citibank in India having completed 8 years with Grindlays Bank in India and Australia where he was engaged in developing institutional business for the bank, overseeing project finance, product development and asset based finance for SMEs, large corporates and multinationals.

In his current role, Robert, has been involved in all aspects of managing the second largest Finance Company in Oman, transforming the company into a fully automated organization, setting the compensation structure, streamlining policies and procedures, expanding the coverage model across multiple channels as well as being responsible for multiple share issues.

In addition to his role as CEO of National Finance Company, Robert is a member of the Academic Advisory Committee of the College for Banking and Financial Studies in Oman.