Rotary District 2450 Achievements year 2009-2010 (Nijad Al-Atassi)

PERSONAL DETAILS:
Name: Nijad Khairuddin Al Atassi
Profession: Business Man
Nationality: Bahraini
Place & Date of Birth: Bahrain - 10th January 1951
Marital Status: Married with 1 daughter and 1 son
Spouse’s Name: Jameela Al Atassi
Daughter’s Name: Majd Al Atassi
Son’s Name: Farouk Al Atassi

Contact Details:
Mobile: +973 3960 7379, +973 3624333
Office: +973 1774 1040
Fax: +973 1774 1070
E-Mails: [email protected]; [email protected]
Address: P.O. Box 10443, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
Hobbies:
Reading
Traveling
Swimming
Stamps & Matches Collecting
ACADEMIC BACKGROUND:
Business Management and Organization Theory 1988 – University of Maryland, European Division
Faculty of Geology 1969-1971 – University of Damascus
ROTARY INVOLVEMENT – CLUB LEVEL:
Member of Rotary Club of Adliya since 1995
Vocational Services Director 1996-1997
Honorary Secretary 1997-1998
Honorary Secretary 1998-1999
President-Elect 1999-2000
President 2000-2001
Vice-President 2007-2008
ROTARY INVOLVEMENT – DISTRICT LEVEL:
Attended District Conferences regularly since 1998
District International Fellowship Committee Representative Bahrain 1999-2000
District Secretary 2001-2002
Assistant Governor 2002-2003
Rotary Centennials Anniversary Committee Representative Bahrain – 2002-2003
District Trainer (Bahrain & UAE) 2003-2004
District Inter Country Committee Chairperson 2004-2005
TRF Representative Bahrain & UAE 2004-2005
District Membership Development Bahrain 2005-2006
TRF Representative Bahrain & UAE 2005-2006
District Magazine Committee Representative Bahrain 2007-2008
District Governor Representative Bahrain 2008-2009
District Governor 2009-10
ROTARY INVOLVEMENT – INTERNATIONAL LEVEL:
Attended Rotary International Convention in Singapore - 1999
Attended Rotary International Convention in Barcelona, Spain -2002
Attended International Assembly in San Diego, USA - 2009

Rotary Recognitions:
Major Donor
Paul Harris Fellowship
RI Recognition Certificate for outstanding efforts in the Four Avenues of Service.
SOCIAL ACTIVITIES:
Board Member – Bahrain Philanthropic Society
Founder Member – The Bahrain Society to Resist Family Voilence
General Assembly Member – Bahrain Bayan School
Member – Bahrain Society for Giftedness and Creativity
Member – Bahrain Health and Safety Society
BUSINESS ACTIVITIES:
Partner and Chairman of following companies:
Alpha Fire Services Co. W.L.L. – Fire & Safety Contractors and Equipment Suppliers
Al Marj Kitchens Co. W.L.L. – Supply & Installation of kitchen cabinets and accessories
Al Maseerah Printing & Publishing House – Printing & Publication
Fair Trading & Maintenance Co. W.L.L. – Building Material & Constructions
Bahrain Carpet Center – Carpets, Flooring & Furnishing
Danielle Décor – Interior Designing, Decorating & Painting
Media Gate Production & Distribution – DVDs and Media Products

Business Affiliations:
Member – Bahrain Chamber of Commerce & Industry (BCCI)
Member – BCCI Retail Sales and the Old Market Committee