Tue, 02 July 2019
VIVA Bahrain’s board has appointed a new CEO, Eng Nezar Banabeela. He replaces Mohammed Al Khushail, who had been acting CEO since the beginning of the year.
Nezar has more than 15 years of experience, 10 in the telecoms sector with STC Group and VIVA Bahrain, where he has held various positions including chief of enterprise and wholesale sector. He played an instrumental role in launching the company and its enterprise sector in 2012.
He has also been on the board of various companies including the presidency of Bahri Dry Bulk, considered the main national carrier for maritime in Saudi Arabia. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in electrical and computer engineering from Umm Al-Qura University in Makkah (KSA).