In his new role, Mohammad Sarhan will manage the commercial operations, drive business growth and lead strategic initiatives for Emirates across India and Nepal.
Emirates has announced the appointment of Mohammad Sarhan as Vice President for India and Nepal, effective 1st September. Sarhan will be responsible for leading the airline’s operations and strengthening Emirates’ presence in the market. Jabr Al-Azeeby, currently Vice President India and Nepal, will take on the role of Vice President for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Sarhan holds more than 15 years of experience in the aviation industry. His first post with Emirates came in 2009 in Cote d’Ivoire, and since then he’s held several commercial leadership roles in Vietnam, Greece, Thailand, Myanmar, and Cambodia.
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Mohammad Sarhan, Vice President, Emirates, India, and Nepal, said, “I’m very excited and privileged to be taking on this new opportunity. Emirates has shared strong ties with India since 1985 and I look forward to working with our talented staff on-ground to continue growing the airline’s operations in the market.”
All of the movements include Emirati talent into key leadership positions, either being promoted from within the organization or through portfolio rotations for career development and progression of its UAE Nationals.