Bahrain International Circuit appoints new COO

Shaikh Salman bin Isa Al Khalifa has been appointed the new Chief Operating Officer for the Bahrain International Circuit. Previously Shaikh Salmon was the Director of PR and Governmental Affairs. His new role involves working alongside chief executive office Martin Whitaker.

“Everyone who visits the BIC knows the positive influence that Shaikh Salman has brought to his role as a director – the teams, the media, our customers and, most of all, the public,” Whitaker remarked. “A tremendous amount of growth of the sport s popularity within the region and the community in the last four years can be directly attributed to Shaikh Salman and the team he has managed, and this new role is great news for the Bahrain International Circuit s future.”