HH Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Airports
Over the past 35 years HH Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum has been at the forefront of Dubai’s remarkable economic development spearheading the successful expansion of aviation, which constitutes a substantial part of Dubai’s GDP, and formulating economic, investment and fiscal policies and strategies in support of the emirate’s overarching vision.
Paul Griffiths, CEO
Paul Griffiths is CEO of Dubai Airports, with the responsibility for the operation and development of Dubai International (DXB) – the world’s busiest airport for international passengers, as well as Dubai World Central (DWC).

H. E. Jamal Al Hai, Deputy CEO
In 1999, when His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman of Dubai Airports envisioned creating leadership at every level across what was then Dubai Department of Civil Aviation, HE Jamal Al-Hai found himself at the helm of affairs, playing an instrumental role of translating that compelling vision into reality.

Adil Al Fahim, Chief Financial Officer
Adil Abdullah Al Fahim is the Chief Financial Officer of Dubai Airports, leading the financial and supply management strategies for the entire business. He first joined Dubai Airports in 2008 as Vice President Finance. 

Majed Al Joker, Chief Operating Officer
Majed Al Joker is the Chief Operating Officer of Dubai Airports. He was appointed to his current role in early 2022 to oversee Terminal Service Delivery, Airside Service Delivery, the Airport Operations Control Centre, Security, and Safety & Sustainability.

Meshari Al Bannai, EVP - Human Resources & Development
As the Executive Vice President of Human Resources and Development at Dubai Airports Meshari Al Bannai is responsible for shaping the evolution of Dubai Airports’ culture and evolving the systems, processes and development programmes designed to support Dubai Airports’ vision to be the world’s leading airport company.

Richard Talian, EVP - Strategy & Development

Richard Talian, Executive Vice President of Strategy & Development, has a wealth of experience in strategy and planning having held numerous senior management roles with major international aviation companies, including Virgin Atlantic, BAA and Menzies. He first  joined Dubai Airports in 2008 as VP Strategy with responsibility to develop the airport master plan and business plan. 

Eugene Barry, EVP - Commercial

Eugene Barry joined Dubai Airports in 2009 and has more 15 years’ experience in airport travel retail, particularly in the Middle East previously working at Dubai Duty Free, Dufry and Aer Rianta.