Manama, Bahrain: Arab Banking Corporation announced the appointment of Ian Gore to the position of Group Head Human Resources.
Ian has over 20 years of international experience in the field of Human Resources, including nine years with Price Waterhouse in his native Australia, and 12 years with Citigroup in Sydney, New York, London and most recently Mumbai, India.
“Appointing Ian to this new position as Group Head Human Resources underlines the management and the Board’s determination and commitment to maintain our focus on attracting, developing and retaining the very best talent across all our operations in the world. This will be Ian’s highest priority,” said Mr. Hassan Juma, President & Chief Executive of ABC.”
He added: “This new appointment will provide tremendous support for the Group’s transformation plan and enhance our capabilities within our existing footprint, especially in the MENA region”.
Arab Banking Corporation, known as ABC, has consolidated assets of US$ 25.965 billion. ABC is an international universal bank headquartered in Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain, with a network spread across 22 countries in the MENA, Europe, the Americas and Asia. Founded in 1980, it is listed on the Bahrain stock exchange and its major shareholders are the Central Bank of Libya, the Kuwait Investment Authority and Abu Dhabi Investment Authority.