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BBK promotes three of its employees to executive positions
BBK, Bahrain’s pioneer in Retail and Commercial banking, announced the promotion of three employees from within its ranks to executive management positions, reflecting the Bank’s effective succession planning scheme and well thought-of career paths for all its cadres. BBK and over the past few decades, has been able to maintain its reputation as one of the most stable and developed banks, providing an attractive, innovative and competitive work environment and placing utmost importance on its human capital, characterized by motivation and dedication,
The appointments include Mr. Salman A. Aziz Al Hasan promoted to Assistant General Manager - International Banking, Mr. Vidhu Mittal, to Assistant General Manager - Information Technology and Mr. Ahmed Salah Sultan, to Executive Senior Manager - Retail Banking.
Commenting on these promotions, BBK Group Chief Executive, Mr. AbdulRahman Ali Saif said: “These promotions from within our team underscore the confidence the Board and Executive Management have in the BBK team and reflect the success of the Bank’s investment in training and developing its employees, empowering them to reach their full potential and enabling them to participate in achieving the Bank’s strategic goals”
Dr Saif congratulated the team and expressed his confidence in their ability to highly perform and to handle their new responsibilities with the highest level of professionalism.
“At BBK, we are proud of the enthusiasm of our employees, always ready to take new challenges, gain more knowledge and grow in their career; they are the driving force that ensures the Bank achieve more and maintain a position of a leader in the financial market.” added Dr Saif.
He continued: “The key to the Bank’s ability to adapt and transform during times of change is testament to the agility and capabilities of our team. BBK’s human capital are and always have been our greatest asset and the key to our sustainability and business growth. Even during today’s challenging times, BBK continues with its strategy to attract national talent, to grow its employees and to promote them.”
Mr. Salman A. Aziz Al Hassan has a M.Sc. in Finance from DePaul University, The Charles H. Kellstadt Graduate School of Business which he was awarded in 2013, the same year he joined BBK. He brings over 22 years of banking experience to his new role. Mr. Vidhu Mittal has 27 years of work experience of which 14 years has been in the field of Information Technology. He holds an MBA from Strathclyde Business School, which he received in 2002. Finally, Mr. Ahmed Salah Sultan received his MBA from Strathclyde Business School in 2014 and has 14 years banking experience.