MANAMA: APM Terminals Bahrain, the operator of Khalifa Bin Salman Port (KBSP) has appointed Farooq Zuberi as chief financial officer.
An accomplished finance professional, Mr Zuberi will be part of the company’s strategic leadership team. He will play a pivotal role in aligning the business and financial strategy to ensure value creation for all stakeholders of KBSP. He will be responsible for APMT’s accounting and finance, investor relations, legal affairs, procurement and treasury function. Mr Zuberi will also play a key role in the public listing of APM Terminals in Bahrain Bourse later this year.
Prior to joining APM Terminals, Mr Zuberi has worked in senior leadership roles with Global Fortune 500 companies across several industries. He has worked with PwC, Unilever, GSK and Emirates Group. He is a Chartered Accountant from ICAP as well as Chartered Certified Accountant from ACCA - UK.
“We’re pleased to have Farooq on board, who joins our team at this exciting time of transition as we prepare for our IPO this year,” said chief executive and managing director Mark Hardiman.