Emirates adds more Emirati talent into key Gulf, MEA position
Emirates has announced a number of appointments to its commercial operations team across the Middle East, GCC and Africa.
All of the appointments bring Emirati talent into key leadership positions, either being promoted from within the organisation or through portfolio rotations, underpinning the airline’s commitment to career development and progression of its UAE Nationals, the airline said.
Thierry Antinori, Emirates’ executive vice president and chief commercial officer said: “As we continue to develop our operations in the Middle East, GCC and Africa, the unique backgrounds, experience and skills of each newly appointed member of our commercial team will further strengthen our commercial and business operations and drive our strategic initiatives in a new year of growth.
"Their experience will also be instrumental as we focus on executing many of our commercial initiatives to pursue revenue opportunities, improve margin performance, as well as capture new consumer segments.”
Mohammad Lootah will be taking on the role of Manager Jordan while Tariq Al Mutawa has been appointed as Manager Kuwait.
Hamad Al Ali, has been appointed to lead Emirates’ commercial activities as Manager Bahrain while Omar Al Bushlaibi will become Manager Oman.
Nasser Bahlooq has been named as the new Manager Zimbabwe while Khalfan Al Salami will hold the role of Manager Sudan.
Marwan Al Marri will become Manager Riyadh, Fahad Bastaki, will take on the role of Manager Dammam while Saeed Khalifa Bin Sulaiman will take on the role of Senior Manager, Abu Dhabi and Al Ain and Omar Al Banna will become Manager Sharjah and Northern Emirates.