Gulf Air appoints new CEO

Dino D'Amore
By Dino D'Amore May 16, 2016 15:49

Gulf Air appoints new CEO

Maher Salman Jabber Al Musallam has been appointed chief executive officer of Gulf Air. Al Musallam joined Gulf Air as deputy chief executive officer and has been at acting chief executive officer, since December 2012.

Al Musallam said, “This is a responsibility that I do not take lightly – I am honoured to continue serving the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier and, with the airline’s executive management team’s ongoing support and efforts, realising its ongoing positive transformation. I would like to take this opportunity to thank the airline’s Board of Directors and the Bahraini government for entrusting us with this responsibility that we highly appreciate”.

Sahar Ataei was also appointed by the board of directors as chief financial officer; Ahmed Janahi as chief commercial officer and Jamal Hashim as chief technical officer in recognition of their efforts and contributions towards the national carrier’s turnaround over the past three years.

Dino D'Amore
By Dino D'Amore May 16, 2016 15:49