1. Mr. Raj Damani (Chairman)
2. Mr. Abdulrahman Mohamed Juma (Vice Chairman)
3. Mr. Madhavan Kallath (Secretary General)
4. Mr. PS Balasubramaniam (Treasurer)
5. Mr. Soman Baby (Director, Public Relations)
6. Mr. Vijay Boloor (Director, Programmes and Events)
7. Mr. Harish Gopinath
8. Mr. Ahmed M.A. Jawahery
9. Mr. Kishore Mathur
10. Mr. Talal Al Mannai
11. Mr. VK Thomas (Director, Membership)
Elections to the Board and to the positions of the office bearers were unanimous.
Bahrain India Society was inaugurated in the year 2008 by HE Sh. Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Kingdom of Bahrain. HE the Ambassador of India to the Kingdom of Bahrain has been a Patron of the Society right from the inception.
Membership of the Society consists of senior Bahraini and Indian businessmen and professionals and corporates based in Bahrain. Objectives of the Society include fostering and strengthening the economic, cultural and social relations between Bahrain and India and providing a forum to the members for networking.
I had the privilege of being the Founder Secretary of the Society. It is an honour to be back after a short interval of four years. I take this opportunity to thank the members of the Society and the Board for bestowing their confidence in me.
In the picture (from left) : Mr. Mathur, Mr. Gopinath, Mr. Thomas, Mr. Baby, Mr. Madhavan Kallath, Mr. Juma, Mr. Damani, Mr. Jawaheri, Mr. Mannai, Mr. Balasubramanyam and Mr. Boloor.
Sisel Panayil Soman
Chief Operations Officer, indSamachar, Bahrain