Global Airport Leaders’ Forum
9 -11 May 2023

Held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group

2021 Speakers

Ahmed Al Saabri

Director Civil ANS Contracts
GAL ANS

Alan Corner

Strategy Director & Chief Commercial Officer
Egis Aviation

Amir Emam

Sales Director
Middle East, Turkey and Africa
Honeywell Airports Business

Andrew P. Fiamingo

COO
Indra

Api Appulingam

PE Deputy Director of Aviation
Capital Development Philadelphia International and Northeast Philadelphia Airports

Arsh Shearif

Moderator

Asim Rizwan

Head ATM Planning & Performance
Abu Dhabi Airports Company 

Ayman A. M Aboabah

VP Operations
Riyadh Airport

Daniel Bircher

Chairman & Managing Director
Zurich Airport International Asia Sdn Bhd

David Shomar

Vice President Civil Security
Region Middle East & North Africa
SAAB

Dimitri Coll

Vice President Airport
Customer Experience
Airports Council International
(ACI) World

Dr. Debora Cazzani

Marketing & Export Manager
MC SOLUTIONS

Dr. Omar Kaddouha

Director Flight Safety
Directorate General of Civil Aviation, Lebanon

Fabio Gamba

Managing Director
Airport Services Association (ASA)

Fahmi Jabri

General Manager
Honeywell Commercial Security
Middle East, Turkey & Africa

Fernando Echegaray

Deputy Executive Officer
in charge of Operations
ADPi Ingenierie

Gary Leung

Manager, Security and Facilitation
ACI Asia-Pacific (Airports Council International)

Gerold Tumulka

CEO
Swissport ME

Gianluca Valente

Senior Specialist Airspace Harmonization & Management
Dubai Air Navigation Services (dans)
 

Giorgia Gunnella

Director International Business Development
3TI Progetti

Giulia Napolitano

Business Development Manager
ADR Ingegneria

H.E Major General Mohammed Ahmed Al Marri

Director General
General Directorate of Residency & Foreign Affairs - Dubai

H.E. Major General Khalifa Ibrahim Al Saleis

Chief Executive Officer
Security Industry Regulatory Agency (SIRA)

H.E Saif Al Suwaidi

Director General
UAE GCAA

Ioanna Papadopoulou

Director Communications
and Marketing
Athens International Airport

Ismaeil Al Balooshi

Asst. Director General
Aviation Safety AffairsUAE GCAA

Jacques Khoriaty

Middle East Chief Commercial Officer and Aviation Director
Egis

Jan Klas

CEO
ANS Czech Republic

Johnnie Müller

Senior Vice President
Security Services & Crisis Response
Copenhagen Airport 

Jost Lammers

Chief Executive Officer and
Chairman of the Management Board
Munich Airport

Kashif Khalid

Regional Director - Africa & Middle East Airports, Passenger, Cargo, Security & Facilitation
IATA – Moderator

Khurram Qureshi

Project Specialist
Dubai Air Navigation Services (dans)
Moderator

Korijn Defever

Senior Manager Operational Excellence
Airport Intelligence 

Laila Hareb Almheiri

Chief Executive Officer
Alive Group of Companies

Lorenzo Cannavacciouolo

Industry Middle East Area Business Development Director
Rina Consulting 

Luca Montesi

CEO
Integra AES

Lukasz Skorupa

Head of Commercial
National Aviation Services
(NAS Jordan)

Mark Green

GAL ANS

Mazin Talib Hussain El Shibib

Branch Manager Middle East & Technical Director
Technital Consulting Engineers (Italy)

Mervyn Harris

Global Head for Air Traffic Management and Space Programs
Nokia

Peter Gridling

Digital Tower Expert and VP Sales
Frequentis

Raed Al Idrissi

Acting CEO
Saudi Ground Services

Roee Laufer

Head of Cyber and Information Security
Israel Airports Authority

Ryyan Waddah Tarabzoni

CEO
Saudi Air Navigation

Sheikh Aimen Al Hosni

CEO
Oman Airports Management Company (OAMC)

Simona Nebbioso

Middle East Chief Commercial Officer and Aviation Director
Egis

Sohail Ali

Senior Vice President Middle East and Africa Airport Operations
British Airways

Stefano Baronci

Director General
ACI Asia-Pacific (Airports Council International)

Stefano Cau

CEO
YouandTech

Stephen Seddon

QHSE Manager
GAN ANS – Moderator

Sudarshan Avadhany

Head of Sales Government Solutions
in Middle East
Rohde & Schwarz – Moderator 

Sunil Malhotra

Managing Partner
BChain Consultants FZ LLC - Moderator

Syed Mohammed Mehdi

A.A.E. Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer
San Antonio International Airport

Tara Mulrooney

Vicee President Technology
Edmonton International Airport

Wassim Tadros

General Manager
F&M

Wolfgang Hatzack

CEO
ATRiCS

Yahya Abdalla AlHammadi

CEO
GAL ANS

Zack Zainal

Senior Vice President
Emirates Group Security