Sunday, 25 April 2021
The Board of Directors of the Bahrain Institute of Banking & Finance (BIBF) held its annual general meeting, under the Chairmanship of Mr. Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj, Governor of the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) and Chairman of the Board.
The meeting included the BIBF Board members, and executive management, headed by the Director Dr. Ahmed Al-Shaikh, for discussions on the business plan and the strategic way forward.
During the meeting, the financial statements for the year 2020 were approved and discussions on the Institute’s training programmes, professional qualifications and learning strategy took place.
Other topics discussed were the introduction of several programmes on the latest trends in Banking, FinTech, Cyber Security, Insurance, Leadership & Management, Academic offerings and other professional qualifications relevant to the business sector.
The Board of Directors also discussed BIBF’s milestones to date, which included the progress of the new building construction, in Bahrain Bay, that is set to provide the best facilities for learners. Construction is expected to be completed soon.
The chairman and the members of the board commended the excellent performance by the management and staff and for achieving the KPIs defined for the year.