Director, International Offices
Ms Buthaina Amin is currently the Director of International Offices at the Bahrain Economic Development Board, leading the department’s strategy in attracting FDI into the Kingdom of Bahrain. Prior to this, Buthaina headed the Bahrain Economic Development Board’s Legal department and was responsible for managing its legal affairs, leading on directing the Kingdom of Bahrain’s legislative outreach to executive, regulatory and corporate bodies at a regional and international level. Buthaina also sits on the board of the Women in Fintech in Bahrain, a network of professional women with a purpose of raising awareness and opportunities within fintech.
Buthaina is a UK qualified lawyer specialising in corporate acquisitions, Middle East regulatory, PPP and restructuring projects, including large-scale international infrastructure development and energy projects whilst working in private practice for 13 years in London and Bahrain.