Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) has promoted Haitham Al Saegh to manager of reduction maintenance and services.

Having joined Alba in 2001, Al Saegh was later appointed as superintendent maintenance reduction lines and services in 2014.

Tim Murray, Alba’s chief executive officer, said: “Alba believes in developing and promoting Bahraini nationals to take-up leadership positions within the Company. We are pleased with the progress demonstrated by Haitham and I am confident that he will continue to raise the bar and deliver strong results in his new role.”

Al Saegh holds an Associate Diploma in Electronic Engineering and a Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Bahrain.

Currently, Al Saegh is pursuing his MBA from the French Arabian Business School (FABS).

In its latest financial statement, Alba has reported that its net income for the first half of 2017 rose by 111%.