Bahrain Aluminium Extrusion Company (Balexco), the Bahrain-based aluminium extrusion company, today announced the appointment of Mr. Jassim Mohamed Seyadi as its Board Chairman.

He brings to this role more than 41 years of experience including 27 in the insurance sector and 14 years in manufacturing industry management. With an academic background in insurance and corporate law, Mr. Seyadi started his career with Balexco as General Manager and has gone on to serve as the Company’s CEO, Managing Director and Board member prior to assuming the Chairmanship of the Board , which has been successfully restructured under his guidance and direction.

Balexco, under his management, has continued to be profitable and make operational progress including the successful revamp of three presses and in addition to the establishment of a new press line 4, electrical stabiliser, new anodising plant and new vertical powder coating and gas station, which all add value to the Company in terms of assets and production.

Mr. Seyadi has also held other significant Board roles including having served as a member of the Board of Directors of Technal Middle East for several years, where he was appointed as Chairman of the Board of Directors. He is also known for his charitable contributions to the community serving as Chairman for The Bahraini Union for Disabled, Bahrain Association for Parents & Friends of Disabled, and a member for the High Committee for the Disabled in Bahrain.