We think that we have the experience, connections and local understanding to make a difference for you here in Kuwait, but we'll let you be the judge of that
Kuwait British Business Centre CEO: Martin Hall
Martin has over a decade of Trade & Investment experience developed from supporting UK companies in numerous sectors and in many international markets. Martin arrived in Kuwait after the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, where he was an integral part of the team that devised, developed and delivered the UK's economic benefit strategy from hosting the world's biggest multi sports event. Until recently Martin was the Head of Trade & Investment at the British Embassy Kuwait.
Kuwait British Business Centre General Manager: Namrata Faheem
Namrata started her career with British airways as a graduate recruit where she gained experience in operations, sales, customer relations and HR. She moved to Kuwait in 2008 and has since worked in an international British School whilst fulfilling her aspiration to establish her own HR consultancy providing strategic business solutions for recruitment , training and learning and developmentwhich she did in her spare time. She is a professionally qualified HR practitioner with a BA Degree in English Literature and Journalism and a CIPD Masters Degree in Learning and Development
Namrata has been a brand ambassador for British Airways and promoted many launches including Utopia. Her expertise include UK and EU Labour Law and Directives and the structures of people management.
Kuwait British Business Centre Driver / Messenger: Bala Chandran
Bala arrived in Kuwait from Kerala, India in 1981 and worked at Securicor for 2 years before joining the British Embassy. Trained in Evasive Driving Techniques at Longmoor Army Base, UK and then at the BMW Training School, Germany. Bala has driven for 10 British Ambassadors to Kuwait during his career, as well as time constrained business men with hectic schedules. Bala speaks Arabic, English, Hindi and Malayalam. From Bala's many years of experience, he is knowledgeable about the people and places of Kuwait and uses his negotiating and influencing skills for efficient and successful outcomes.