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Emirates-Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum
Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum

Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum announced senior Emirates Group appointments, highlighting the promotion of 7 UAE nationals, emphasizing internal talent development and supporting Dubai’s vision for leadership in the industry.

DUBAI, UAE – His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Emirates Group Chairman and Chief Executive, announced senior appointments to support the organisation’s growth and strengthen its leadership bench.

This latest list of promotions and senior appointments include 7 UAE nationals, many of whom have grown their careers at the Emirates Group in different roles and continue to play key roles in the organisation’s success.

HH Sheikh Ahmed said: “These appointments reflect the expanded scale, breadth, and ambition of our business. I’m heartened that we have been able to fill these roles with internal talent, including UAE nationals. The Emirates Group will continue to invest in being an employer of choice for the best talent in the industry, to deliver world-leading products and services, and reflect Dubai’s vision to be number one in everything we do.” 

Appointments effective 8 July:
Mr Ali Mubarak Al Soori  Chief Procurement and Facilities Officer
Mr Ahmed Safa Head of Engineering and MRO
Mr Badr Abbas Divisional SVP Emirates SkyCargo
Capt Mark Burtonwood Divisional SVP Group Safety and Network Operations
Mr Mostafa Karam Divisional SVP Customer Affairs and Service Audit
Mr Yousuf Mohammad Ali   Divisional SVP Group Procurement and Logistics
Mr David Broz SVP Aeropolitical and Airline Industry Affairs
Mr Devarajan Srinivasan  SVP Facilities and Asset Management
Mr Mahmood Al Khaja SVP Material Management and Repairs
Mr Will Lofberg  SVP International and Government Affairs
Appointments effective 1 September:
Mr Shahreyar Nawabi CEO Emirates Flight Catering
Mr Mahmood Ameen  Divisional SVP Engineering Projects and Aircraft Procurement
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