Organisation information


Having been founded in 1971, the same year that Bahrain achieved its independence, BBK has a distinguished heritage of constant innovation.

Organisation structure

* To ensure independence, Internal Audit reports functionally to the Audit & Compliance Committee, and administratively to the Chief Executive. It is responsible to advise all levels of Management and the Board (through its Audit & Compliance Committee) on the quality of the Bank’s operations, with particular emphasis on systems of control.

Executive management interests

The number of shares and bonds held by members of the Executive Management team as of 31 December 2018 was as follows:

Executive Senior Management trading of the Bank’s shares and bonds during 2018

Management Committees

Management Committees are chaired by the Chief Executive. Committee members are heads of the relevant divisions appointed by the Committee Chairman.

Major BBK shareholdings as of 31 December 2018

The company’s ownership in other companies listed on the Bahrain Bourse (5% and above)

Major shareholders of the company’s outstanding shares (5% and above)

The Bank’s holdings in other companies (Quoted / unquoted in / out Kingdom of Bahrain) (10% and above)

(1) Shareholding through CrediMax.
(2) Shareholding through Invita

BBK offices and overseas branches

For contact details of our local and international offices and branches, please visit our website
The Bank is headquartered in Bahrain and also operates in Dubai, Turkey, Kuwait, and India.