Visionary Entrepreneur with more than 45 years of professional experience in business leadership in UAE leading all Tristar Group activities spanning Surface Transport, Ocean and Coastal Transport, Specialized Warehousing, Fuel Farm Management, Turnkey Fuel Supply Operations, Commercial Aviation Services, Lubricants and Chemicals Distribution.
Under his leadership the group and its entities have grown to become Middle East’s largest privately-owned liquid logistics company with operations in more than 29 countries spread across the Middle East, Africa, Asia, the Pacific, Europe and Americas. A turnover of over USD 500 million and Workforce of over 2500 people. A very Effective Communicator and Motivator who identifies and leverages assets to reach organizational goals.
He is largely credited as the driving force behind Tristar’s transformation from a local transport company to a fully diversified and integrated energy logistics solutions provider that today is among the world leaders in the downstream oil and gas industry. As of date, Tristar has a fleet of 35 ocean going vessels and is the largest private Ship Owning business in the region.
His astute leadership has ensured that the company bags accolade after accolade, with Tristar being a winner of Dubai Government’s Quality Awards, a -14time winner of UKbased RoSPA’s Gold Award, winner of the Sheikh Khalifa Excellence Award, 6 time Golden Peacock Global Awards for Health & Safety and CSR as well as a recipient of the Prince Michael Award for Road Safety. A Relentless Optimist who believes there is no failure, only setback.
Tristar is his passion, his creation and he lives, breathes and sleeps Tristar.
Day 2 | 7 December 2022 | Leadership dialogue 3: Rethinking the future chemical supply chain