Dr. Abdulla Habib is the Chief Operations Officer of Alba.

A Bahraini national, Dr. Habib is an Alba veteran with more than two decades of experience having  joined Alba in 1995 as a trainee engineer after completing his B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering with first-class honours. He has held various roles within Reduction Lines, Research & Development and Marketing departments. Thereafter, Dr. Habib was appointed as Director of Reduction Lines and Services in February 2015 then Director of Reduction Line 6 Start-up back in July 2017.

Dr. Abdulla holds a PhD in Chemical Engineering and a Master’s Degree in Aluminium Smelting from the University of New South Wales, Australia. He also holds MBA from ESSEC/ French Arabian School. Dr. Abdulla is also a member of many international committees related to the Aluminium Industry like TMS (The Material Society) and has been an advisor to the Engineering College of Bahrain University.


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Chief Operations Officer