Laila Mohsin Faraj Saeed Al-Ameri

Acting Chief Financial Officer

Laila AlAmeri
Laila Mohsin Faraj Saeed Al-Ameri was appointed Acting Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Abu Dhabi Airports in December, 2016, following a year of serving as Abu Dhabi Airports’ Vice President (VP) in Financial Strategy & Treasury. Laila’s career developed with Abu Dhabi Airports after starting with the company early on in 2008 as an accountant. Laila has an extensive background in accounting & finance, providing overall leadership and coordination of strategic business planning, financial evaluations, accounting, budgeting, forecasting, strategic initiatives, revenue assurance, cost saving initiatives, cash optimization, financial synergies, and information technology automation, in order to achieve financial sustainability that supports growth opportunities and business expansion. As a Vice President (VP) in Financial Strategy & Treasury at Abu Dhabi Airports, Laila was responsible for the company’s financial strategy and overseeing funding requirements. Laila’s responsibilities included ensuring the availability of working capital, managing capital expenditures and contingencies, maintaining the 30 Year Strategic Financial Model, providing financial projections for the Five Year Business Plan, evaluating all investment and capital budgeting process, along with developing, monitoring, and publishing financial reports. Prior to assuming her position as VP in Financial Strategy & Treasury, Laila was the Head of Reporting, KPIs & Financial Modelling from 2013 to 2015, Senior Group Revenue & Receivables Manager from 2012 to 2013, Revenue & Receivables Manager from 2009 to 2012, and an Accountant from 2008 to 2009. Laila finished her Global Executive MBA at INSEAD Business School in December 2017. In 2013, she became a certified Public Accountant (CPA) and an International Airport Professional (IAP) after she finished the Global Airport Management Professional Accreditation Programme (AMPAP). Laila finished her Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) in Abu Dhabi in 2009, and received her Higher Diploma in Accounting from HCT in 2008.

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Award-winning Company

Since 2006 Abu Dhabi Airports has been receiving numerous prestigious awards from prominent international and local organizations in acknowledgement of its operational excellence, as well as marketing, training and corporate responsibility initiatives.

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