Mr. Ismail is currently the Assistant Undersecretary for Resources and Information under the Ministry of Finance, Kingdom of Bahrain. He is appointed as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Gulf Diabetes Specialist Centre. He is also a Member of the Board of Directors of Pension Fund Commission, Member of the Board of Directors of Bahrain Car Park Company, Member of the Bahrain Auditors and Accountants Association.
Mr. Ismael Almarhoon holds a High Diploma in International Taxation from the Southern Methodist University in USA with a Management Diploma from the Gulf Technical College in Bahrain, and an MBA in Financial Management from the University of Dundee in UK.
His fields of expertise include the formation of administrational strategies, policy direction and Guidance, monitoring of financial projects, establishment and implementation of IT strategies and formation of financial training programs.
In addition to his administrational positions in Gulf Diabetes Specialist Centre, Pension Fund Commission, and Bahrain Car Park Company, Mr. Almarhoon was appointed as a member of Management Improvement & Monitoring Committee by His Majesty King Hamad Bin Isa Al Khalifa in 2002 and as the Head of Government Procurement Team for negotiations of Free Trade Agreement with USA, in 2004.