Manama, Oct. 8 (BNA): Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C (Alba), the Bahrain-based international aluminium smelter, announced the appointment of Waleed Tamimi as the Chief Administration Officer following Alba’s Board of Directors meeting on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at Alba.
"Waleed embodies the principle of Alba to develop its people from within the Company. He has been at the forefront of Alba’s continuous improvement strategy and operational excellence initiatives.
I am confident that Waleed’s expertise coupled with his passion to excel will further support our strategy to deliver value to our workforce through good governance and operational excellence."
Waleed joined Alba in 2011 as a Master Black Belt Specialist in the Operational Excellence Department. He was promoted to Manager Operational Excellence in 2013 and then appointed as the Manager for Strategic Supply & Planning in 2014. In December 2016, Waleed Tamimi was appointed as the acting Director of Administration in which capacity he spearheaded the Company’s administration departments of Human Resources, Training, Operational Excellence, Information Technology, Public Relations and Alba Health Care Center.
Waleed holds an Executive MBA from the French Arabian Business School / ESSEC in addition to MS and BS degrees in Industrial Engineering from Wichita State University in the USA. He is a Certified Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing Master Black Belt.