11 Oct 2020

Alba Renews MoU with AGU to Boost Cooperation in Human Capital Development

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba), a leading employer of Bahrainis, renews its Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Arabian Gulf University (AGU), one of Bahrain’s leading educational institutes, on Thursday 08 October 2020 at Alba premises.

This renewal is an extension of the existing MoU which has established the framework between the two entities to develop Alba’s human capital through higher education, tailor-made training programmes and applied research in the fields of common interest mainly in business management.

The MoU was signed between Alba’s Chief Executive Officer Mr. Ali Al Baqali, and AGU’s President Dr. Khalid Abdul Rahman Al-Ohaly in the presence of Alba and AGU officials at Al Dana Hall, Alba.

Commenting on the MoU, Alba’s CEO Mr. Al Baqali said:

“We are delighted to renew this MoU with one of the pioneering educational institutes in the Kingdom of Bahrain as we continue to develop Alba future leaders for the generation to come. Alba and AGU have a longstanding cooperation spanning more than 7 years as AGU has been our partner in developing our high potential employees via Alba-sponsored MBA programme.”

Moreover, AGU’s President Dr. Al-Ohaly added:

“We highly value Alba’s confidence in the higher education programmes offered by AGU. This cooperation will provide the necessary expertise, competencies, and support for the young leaders in the Company, so Alba continues its leading position in the aluminium industry and enhance Bahrain’s competitiveness worldwide.”

It is worth mentioning that Alba has sponsored many high potential employees to attain their MBA degrees from leading business schools to include Arabian Gulf University through the MBA programme which is offered in cooperation with the French Arabian Business School (FABS) along with ESSEC Business School, France.

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