Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees at University College of Bahrain play an important part in the running of the University and providing perspective and guidance to the management. The current Board of Trustees Members are: 

Sh. Prof. Khaled bin Mohammed Al Khalifa

Chairman of Board of Trustees 

Sh. Prof. Khaled Al Khalifa is the founder of UCB and has been an academic for over 25 years holding Doctor of Philosophy from University of Northumbria at Newcastle since 2002. 

Sh. Ebrahim bin Khaled Al Khalifa

Vice-Chairman of Board of Trustees 

Sh. Ebrahim bin Khaled Al Khalifa is the Executive Director (Strategy and Recourses) at UCB and he is PhD candidate in Engineering department at University of Cambridge  

Dr. Fared Ahmed Al Mulla


Dr. Fared Al Mulla is the CEO of Oasis Capital Bank B.S.C since 2007, holding PhD in Economics and International Relations from University of Sussex, 1982. Dr. Fared is a financial leader in the banking sector in Kingdom of Bahrain. 

Dr. Faisal Yaqoob Al Hamer


Dr. Faisal Alhamer is the Director of Alhamer Trading Est. holding PhD in Health Manpower planning from University of Leeds

Dr. Rana Sawaya Zeitounie


Dr. Rana Sawaya Zeitounie  is currently the President of the University College of Bahrain. Dr. Rana holds a Doctorate Degree of Business Administration from Jean Moulin Lyon III University in France (2017), a Master Degree in Business Administration from the Lebanese American University, Lebanon (2003) and a Bachelor Degree of Business Administration from the University of Balamand, Lebanon (1998).

Mr. Fahad Altattan


Alsalam Bank – AlRuwad Business Center Manager. EDUCATION: University College of Bahrain 2006 [B.S.C in Business Administration Management] Results-oriented Business Center Manager with 15 years of progressive banking experience, Top performer with track record of exceeding customer expectations, meeting branch and individual goals.

Mr. Fareed Bader


Chairman & Managing Director Bader Group of Companies, Kingdom of Bahrain.  EDUCATIONATION: UNIVERSITY OF WALES, SWANSEA U.K. BSC, Civil Engineer 1982.Property Development, Industrial Projects, Environment Solutions, Green Energy and Green Products and envelope systems, Business Management Solutions, Telecommunication, Security Solutions and Financial Technology.