Emirates SkyCargo announces new Emirati female leadership

Published: Monday, July 8, 2019

Emirates SkyCargo, the air cargo division of Emirates Airline, has announced the appointment of Alyazeya Saeed and Fatma Ahli to the key positions of Cargo Managers of Oman and Kuwait. As recent graduates of Emirates SkyCargo’s Commercial Management Program, the two Emirati women will oversee the airline’s cargo operations in the two countries.

Emirates SkyCargo’s Commercial Management Program was created to provide UAE nationals with the skills and knowledge to prepare them to hold key roles within the air cargo industry. As part of the program, candidates engage in practical work related to activities in cargo operations and sales.

Alyazeya Saeed, Cargo Manager for Oman, joined Emirates SkyCargo in 2016 as a fresh graduate, holding a Bachelor’s Degree in International Business Management and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration

Fatma Ahli, graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Management from Higher Colleges of Technology.

Commenting on the program and the appointments, Nabil Sultan, divisional SVP of Emirates Skycargo said, “Emirates SkyCargo’s Commercial Management Program continues to attract UAE nationals with substantial potential. The program has graduated more than 10 UAE Nationals since 2014 who now occupy several senior roles in the organization.

“The Commercial Management program also plays a significant role in preparing the trainees for future responsibilities as leaders in the logistics industry. I am confident that both Alyazeya and Fatma will be great assets to the team and we’re very proud to see Emirati women succeed in the Cargo logistics industry.”