Shareef Al Hashmi

Chief Executive Officer 

Shareef Al Hashmi
Shareef Al Hashmi has led the development and operation of Abu Dhabi Airports since his appointment as its Chief Executive Officer in 2020.
With more than 20 years experience, Al Hashmi is a seasoned aviation leader with expertise across a wide range of roles in the sector including aerospace engineering, aircraft project management, technology development and implementation, defence and security.
Under his guidance, Abu Dhabi Airports Company successfully navigated the turbulence in global business caused by the COVID-19 pandemic overcoming operational and strategic challenges while staying focused on the vision to reinforce Abu Dhabi’s position as a leading aerospace and logistics hub in the region. During one of the most challenging years in aviation history, Abu Dhabi Airports was granted various accolades including 'Best Airport for Retail Environment 2021' at the Global Travel Retail Awards and ‘Best Airport for Customer Experience 2021’ in the Middle East by Airports Council International (ACI).
Al Hashmi previously worked as the Chief Defence Strategic Programmes Officer, Chief Consultancy Officer and Chief Information Security Officer at the Tawazun Economic Council overseeing a range of programmes and initiatives within the UAE’s defence and aerospace industries.
Al Hashmi also held senior roles at the Supreme Council for National Security, Signals Intelligence Agency, Outlook Energy Investment, Royal Jet and Presidential Flight. He holds a BSc in aeronautics from Saint Louis University in Missouri, USA.

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Chief Programs Officer
Francois Bourienne
Chief Commercial Officer
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General Counsel & Board Secretary
Frank McCrorie
Chief Operations Officer
Oliver Seldon
Chief Financial 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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