Maher Salman Al Musallam

Chief Executive Officer, Gulf Air

Bahraini Maher Salman Al Musallam joined Gulf Air as Deputy CEO after completing his 35-year-career with the Royal Bahraini Air Force (RBAF).

During his tenure at the RBAF, he has held a number of high-ranking positions including Squadron Commander and Wing Commander, where he was responsible for the daily management and emergency deployment of over 10 operational units, including flying,maintenance, logistics and administration.Al Musallam holds a commercial helicopter pilot and instructor's license,as well as a maintenance test pilot license from the Federal Aviation Administration.

In addition to his extensive flying qualifications, Al Musallam has also attended several military and civilian commercial and operational training programs in the United Kingdom, the United States of America and Jordan.