Balal grew up in Manama, completing his higher secondary in Commerce at the Pakistan Urdu School. He went on to gain a BSc degree in Marketing & Management from the University of Bahrain. Since this, he has worked in various different fields including sales, accounts, HR, Management and Marketing.
Balal joined Vallis Commodities in September 2014 as supervisor at the Arabian Sugar Company refinery, progressing within a few months to Operations Manager.
He likes travelling and exploring new places, and enjoys spending free time with his family and friends.