Former Bundesbank chief Pohl joins bank board

Ahli United Bank (AUB) in Bahrain announced this week that former Bundesbank president Dr Karl Otto Pohl was to join the bank as board of directors senior adviser.

Dr Pohl headed the German central bank from 1980 to 1991.

AUB chairman Fahad Al Rajaan said his perspective, built through a long and brilliant career, further strengthens and deepens the board.

"His appointment is a reflection of our commitment to best international practices in managing businesses and corporate governance," he said.