Mr. Ainey has banking experience in the Gulf region and US, primarily in financial technology. He will manage the full operations of the Society to achieve its objectives as well as promoting Bahrain as the financial capital of the Middle East.
“Bahrain has been my home for the past 20 years, and I am delighted to be able to contribute to the Kingdom’s financial industry both in the country, regionally and internationally”, he said.
The Bankers’ Society of Bahrain is a professional association of banks in Bahrain. It promotes Bahrain as an international financial centre, provides a forum for Members Banks to network and discuss matters of interest to the banking community, as well as consulting with authorities on matters of policy and regulation. The Society provides guidance and assistance to Member Banks on a day-to-day basis, and supports training and development in the banking sector. Various functions and professional seminars are also hosted by the Society throughout the year.