Frank McCrorie

Chief Operations Officer

Frank McCrorie

Frank McCrorie is the Chief Operations Officer at Abu Dhabi Airports. As an experienced and resourceful aviation professional, with an extensive track-record of successful project delivery across a diverse range of markets, he oversees all of Abu Dhabi Airports’ ongoing operational areas, working to ensure the delivery of a smooth and seamless airport experience for all passengers, partners, and staff at Abu Dhabi Airports.

Frank is accountable for every aspect of Abu Dhabi Airport’s round-the-clock operations across the group’s five airports in the emirate of Abu Dhabi. Using his comprehensive knowledge of airport operations, he consistently seeks to enhance the experience of passengers using Abu Dhabi Airport’s infrastructure, alongside ensuring efficient and regular service provision for airline partners operating at Abu Dhabi Airport’s facilities. Having overseen the delivery of a range of capital projects, Frank brings sweeping insight into the wider development of Abu Dhabi’s key aviation infrastructure.

Prior to joining Abu Dhabi Airports, Frank was Senior Vice President of Operations at Dubai International Airport. Overseeing a team of over 1,300 staff, he held responsibility for all operations at the airport. During his time at Dubai, Frank designed and delivered a step transformation for performance across the airport’s operations, oversaw the successful implementation of all investment programs, and enabled Dubai International Airport’s world-class Airport Operations Control Centre.

Frank has previously served at Mumbai International Airport, India, as Director of Operations, and at Stansted Airport in London, UK, first as Airside Director, then as Airside and Engineering Director, and then subsequently as Operations Director. Frank began his aviation career at Edinburgh Airport in the United Kingdom.

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Chief Programs Officer
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Ahmed Juma Al Shamsi
Acting Chief Strategy Officer
Francois Bourienne
Chief Commercial Officer
Iftikhar Khan
General Counsel & Board Secretary
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Oliver Seldon
Chief Financial Officer
Andrew Murphy
Chief Information Officer


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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