Dr. Oday Albuhamad

Director of Standards and Metrology

GCC Standardization Organization (GSO)

Holds PhD in Materials Science and Engineering, a metallurgical engineer with practical experience of over 28 years, comprised of over 13 years in aluminum manufacturing industries and 13 years in academia and research as assistant professor in chemical engineering department at Bahrain University (10 scientific publications in journals and conferences).

Presently working at GCC Standardization Org. (GSO) as a Director of Standards and Metrology.

Whereby he manages standards development and product regulations for wide-range of industrial and service sectors in conjunction with international, regional and national standardization bodies (e.g. ISO, IEC, CEN-CENELEC, ASTM, SASO, ESMA, etc.).

During earlier career path he managed diverse functions like; production lines inspection and testing and materials testing Lab. Pre-Shipment Inspection, Quality Control in Manufacturing, R&D, Customer Technical Support, Quality-Environment and Safety Management Consultancy, Business and Strategy Development, and Technical Coaching.

He’s an expert in aluminium production and downstream manufacturing, a lead auditor in ISO-9000 QMS and ISO-14000 EMS, an ex-member in the Industrial Committee-Bahrain Chamber of Industry and Commerce (Round 2016-2018) and an ex-member of Bahrain Supreme Council for Vocational Training-Ministry of Labor (Round 2014-2016).

Dr.-Oday-Albuhamad

Dr. Oday Albuhamad

Director of Standards and Metrology

GCC Standardization Organization (GSO)

2019 Sessions

GPCA – GSO collaboration – Success story

15 October 2019

15:00 – 15:20