Mustafa Ali, Batelco

Mustafa Ali is the Head of Business Assurance at Batelco, the principal telecoms company in the Kingdom of Bahrain. He is a seasoned management professional with over twenty years of multi-industry global experience in leading business assurance, program management, enterprise risk management, shared services, advisory, operations, finance and IT in telecommunication, BPO/captive and consulting.

He has a successful corporate track record of building organizations and leading large and culturally diverse cross functional teams within the Asia Pac, Middle East, Europe and Indian markets.

Prior to joining Batelco, Mustafa served in senior positions within Indosat Ooredoo, MTS, COLT and Bharti Airtel. He earned his Master’s degree in Finance and Control from Aligarh University and completed the Advanced Management Program from IIM Calcutta.

In recognition of his contributions, Mustafa has been awarded the ‘Top 100 CFO Next Award’ by CFO India Magazine, and the ‘Global Risk & Assurance Award’ by Subex.