Aluminium Bahrain (Alba), the world’s largest aluminium smelter ex-China, has announced the appointment six directors to its board by the shareholder Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding.
Three of the directors are re-appointed. They are: Shaikh Daij bin Salman bin Daij Al Khalifa, Chairman of the Board; Yousif Abdulla Taqi; and Suha Saeed Karzoon. In addition, three new directors were appointed: Shaikh Isa bin Khalid Al Khalifa; Tim Murray; and Rasha Mohamed Sabkar.
Shaikh Daij said: “On behalf of myself and the newly appointed Board of Directors of Alba, I take this opportunity to express our thanks and gratitude towards His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, for the trust placed in me and my fellow Directors to further develop the Company for the next stage of sustainable growth beyond Line 6.
“We are very pleased to welcome all appointed and elected directors to Alba’s Board of Directors. We also look forward to work alongside the Executive Management Team to strengthen Alba corporate governance practices and implement the company’s strategy,” he said.
In addition to the six directors appointed by Mumtalakat, the board includes two directors appointed by Sabic Industrial Investments Co (SIIC) - Ahmed Al-Duriaan and Eyad bin AbdulRahman Al Qaraawi; Omar bin Abdulla Al Amoudi, an elected director representing SIIC and Mutlaq Hamad Al Morished, also an elected director representing the 10% public listed shares. – TradeArabia News Service