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Simon Lee takes the helm at ABL Saudi Arabia & Bahrain

Simon Lee has been appointed as our new Country Manager for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Bahrain.

He takes over the role from Donald MacMillan, who has been promoted to Regional Managing Director for ABL in the Middle East, North & South Africa and India (MENSA & India).

Donald MacMillan

“Simon brings a wealth of experience to his new position. With a background as a Master Mariner, he has spent 20 years at sea (…), gaining extensive offshore experience around the world. Simon joined our team in Bahrain in January 2018 as a Senior Surveyor. Throughout his tenure, Simon has played a pivotal role in the growth of our Bahrain office and the establishment of our entity in KSA.

Simon has also demonstrated his versatility by expanding his expertise beyond his strong offshore oil and gas roots and working across the various business lines our group now offers.”

Donald McMillan, Regional Managing Director ABL MENSA & India

”Having worked in Bahrain and Saudi Arabia for the past 5 and half years, I have a good understanding of the current and emerging markets. I am focused on growing the company’s existing relationships within the offshore industry, as well as growing and developing new areas of the business within the emerging renewables market, yacht market and local insurance markets in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Bahrain.

“I believe the market has a lot to gain from our expertise which can greatly benefit businesses across the region. ”

Simon Lee, Country Manager ABL KSA & Bahrain

Simon began his new role on the 10th of September.