Mr. Abdullah bin Nasser Al-Dawood is a nationally well-known figure. He has held several executive positions, most recently as Vice President of investment banking services at Deutsche Bank, Middle East and North Africa. He is a member of several corporate boards in the MENA region. He earned a master's degree with honors in Business Management, specializing in International Political Science and International Economics from Georgetown University in the US, and a BA with first class honors in Business Administration from King Saud University, Saudi Arabia.
Mr. Saud bin Mohammed Saleh Arifi joined in 2007, and is at present Executive Vice President of Travel Services. Over the span of his 26-year career he has held several important positions in Saudi Arabian Airlines and holds extensive experience in airline ticketing and sales.
Mr. Abdulrahman bin Mutrib joined the group in 2014 to oversee its technology functions. He is the Group CTO and the CEO of TaqniaTech, the information technology company of Al Tayyar Travel Group of companies. He is responsible for the group’s strategic planning for information technology and project management services. During his 28 years in the ICT sector, he has worked on many large-scale, billion-dollar projects in telecommunications and information technology.
Mohammad Chbib is the CEO of Tajawal.com, with a strong experience in online entrepreneurial and consultancy. Muhammad served several successful startup organizations evaluating and optimizing business models for online and mobile businesses in Europe and the Middle East. He held numerous positions, including leading several client service teams in McKinsey & Company in the Middle East. He was the CEO of Sukar.com which he turned around, grew, and within less than 1.5 years, was able to exit through a trade sale to Souq.com; to form today’s largest e-Commerce business in the Middle East. Muhammad graduated with an MBA equivalent degree from the Koblenz School of Corporate Management (WHU) in Germany.
Mr. Yousef Mousa Yousef joined the company in 2004, and forthwith serves as Executive Vice President - Group CFO. Mr Yousef worked for over 25 years in financial management and auditing, and was in the past Lead Auditor for Verizon, USA.
Mr. Saeed Bin Hussein Mohamed Freeh joined the Group in 2013, and currently serves as Vice President of Corporate & Government. His experience of over 33 years is in aviation and ticketing, wherein he has served in various capacities for Saudi Arabian Airlines.
Mr. Abdullah Al Saifi joined the Group in 2014. He holds a master’s in marketing management as well as 31 years hands-on experience in marketing and sales in the travel and aviation sector. He worked for Saudi Arabian Airlines for 27 years in sales and marketing; as well as in business relations management with other major companies and travel agencies. He worked with Al Fursan Travel and Tourism Company as a Supply and Business Relations Manager for four years. Throughout his career he has certified in specialized courses and attended various conferences and seminars related to the travel, tourism and aviation industry.
Mr. Redmond Walsh joined Al Tayyar Travel Group in 2014 as Vice President of Mawasem Travel & Tourism. He is responsible for the Group's subsidiaries in Europe and the United Kingdom including Elegant Resorts, which offers luxury travel trips, and CTM, one of the world’s largest corporate travel and events management agencies. He has held numerous senior positions in the travel industry for over 20 years, serving as General Manager for a number of companies, most notably Abercrombie and Kent in the United Kingdom and Africa, and TUI Travel in the United States. He also served as Executive Director for Stella Travel Services, and previously worked in corporate finance and private equity firms.
Tarique is the COO at Tajawal and benefits from over 19 years of experience in the travel industry. He was part of the team that founded Cleartrip, India’s leading online travel company. He has led a wide range of functions and new market initiatives such as launching and establishing Cleartrip in the Middle East. Tarique worked with numerous multinational corporations including Kuoni India, Cox & Kings and Indian Express. He is currently serving Al Tayyar as a Vice President - Center of Excellence.
Azfar has close to 20 years of experience, working for blue chip multinational companies across many countries.
Azfar has been head of finance and operations for large organisations during booming as well as recession economies, and is a strategic thinker who focuses on the big picture.
Before joining the management team at Altayyar Travel Group, Azfar worked for companies like - Hanco Rent A Car, Al Tala’a Int’l Transportation Co. Ltd., Coca Cola Beverages Pakistan Limited, Procter & Gamble Private Limited and Gillette Pakistan Limited.
Mr. Moataz Mohamed Safwat became the Group’s Executive Director of Internal Auditing in 2013. He has over 12 years of auditing and consulting experience, and has formerly served in KPMG in Egypt and Saudi Arabia. He is currently the Senior Director - Internal Audit for the group.
Muzzammil is an internationally experienced management consulting and operations executive focused on scaling and optimizing operations to enable sustainable growth. Currently, Muzzammil serves as the Senior Director for Al Tayyar Travel's online strategic business unit – Almosafer and Tajawal - and is responsible for Finance, Customer Experience and Fulfillment operations for both companies.
Previously, Muzzammil was a Senior Manager in Accenture Strategy focused on Shared Services and Cost Optimization programs in the Middle East and North America.
Muzzammil earned a Master’s in Business Administration with Distinction from INSEAD and a bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of California, Irvine.
Mr. Abdulelah joined the company in 2017, and forthwith serves as Director of Group Treasury. He has an extensive and deep experience in managing & leading corporate finance and treasury division in private and government sectors. During his career journey prior to joining ATG, he held numerous positions on a leading companies organizations and funds operating multiple entities with a prominent local, regional and international presence for multi billion turnover and large-scale including SABIC, MOBILY, SFD and ALAKARIA. He hold set of professional certificates and education degrees in several fields including Certified Treasury Professional "CTP", Certified Management Accountant "CMA", master degree "MBA" in business management with honors from Alfaisal university, KSA and BSc in finance with honors from prince sultan university, KSA.
AL-TAYYAR INTERNATIONAL TRANSPORTATION AGENCY CO.LTD
Al Tayyar International Transportation Agency Co. Ltd established in 1985 and converted to a limited liability
company in 2004. The company now operates 59 branches nationwide, largely dealing with travel and tourism services including air cargo, customs clearance, owning and chartering of aircraft, triptique, international driving license,
import and export, commercial representation and setting up human resources training centers.
This company is 95% owned by the al Tayyar Travel Group and the remaining 5% is owned by Al-Tayyar Travel, Tourism and Cargo Company Ltd.