Bahrain’s BAS enters into deal with Germany’s Lufthansa Consulting

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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Bahrain Airport Services (BAS) has signed a consultancy agreement with Lufthansa Consulting (LCG) in order to provide business optimization and process improvement consultancy services.

Germany-based Lufthansa Consulting is an international aviation consultancy for airlines, airports and related industries.

LCG will conduct a comprehensive study of BAS’ current operating model in order to assist in its transformation. Further, this move intends to develop transformative initiatives that aim towards improving efficiency and achieving operational excellence.

Mr. Mohammed Khalil, Chief Executive Officer of BAS, said that, “We are honored to partner with Lufthansa Consulting (LCG), and welcome their assistance on our upcoming transformation. Through this partnership, we aim to further enhance the company’s operations in order to provide the best-in-class services in the field.”

The new partnership with LCG will enable BAS to transform the organization through the adoption of a more streamlined method of operation, which aligns with the company’s ongoing strategy to achieve long-term operational excellence.

Mr. Alexander Manakos, Head of Market Middle East at Lufthansa Consulting, noted that, “Lufthansa Consulting is honored to be entrusted with this important project and we are very much looking forward to working in a dedicated partnership with BAS. Our intention is to achieve sustainable improvements in BAS’ performance in order to strengthen the competitiveness of the company and to be ready for any future challenges.”

“In order to accomplish this, we have selected a project team that consists of experienced individuals, all with practical industry backgrounds. They will act as a team with their BAS counterparts and spend the majority of their project time on-site in Bahrain,” Mr. Manakos further added.

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