Abdulla Kalban

EGA to Participate in First-Ever Global Manufacturing & Industrialisation Summit

EGA to Participate in First-Ever Global Manufacturing & Industrialisation Summit

United Arab Emirates’ Emirates Global Aluminium announced earlier this month that it would participate in the first-ever Global Manufacturing & Industrialisation Summit, which is to take place at the end of this week. According to EGA, the summit is the first worldwide...


EGA Seals Aluminium Supply Deal with BMW

Emirates Global Aluminium has entered into an agreement with Munich automaker Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (BMW) to supply the German firm with high-quality aluminium for the production of its engines. According to local media, this agreement is the first direct deal of its kind between EGA and a major automaker, although the firm has been […]

EGA Named a Global Challenger by Boston Consulting Group

United Arab Emirates aluminium producer Emirates Global Aluminium has been declared one of the world’s top rapidly globalizing companies by Boston Consulting Group (“BCG”) in its newly-released 2016 Global Challengers report. The report is an annual study of business and industry in emerging markets, and the successful strategies and tactics used in such markets. It […]

EGA to Open Bauxite Mine in Guinea

United Arab Emirates’ Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced last week that it would soon begin construction on a significant bauxite mine in the West African country of Guinea. The mine is anticipated to insure a steady stream of high-quality bauxite ore for the firm’s domestic operations and, in turn, lead to new sales in […]

IAI Selects Norsk Hydro’s Aasheim as Chair

The International Aluminium Institute (IAI) announced this week that it has chosen Norsk Hydro’s Hilde Merete Aasheim as its new Chair. Norsk’s Executive Vice President of primary metal business will be replacing Abdulla Kalban, Chief Executive Officer of Emirates Global Aluminium, who is stepping down after two years in the position. The appointment was made […]