Muscat, Oman: To support the Sultanate’s growing travel market, Amadeus has appointed Karim Eldeghedy to join its team in Oman in the position of Senior Manager - Pre-Sales & Solutions Adoption.
With over 20 years of experience, Eldeghedy will oversee pre-sales activities and Amadeus’ leading IT projects within the country, with a specific focus in GDS (global distribution systems) in the tourism sector. Eldeghedy also brings to Amadeus customers in Oman a compelling product and solutions background thanks to his 15 years spent in solutions management.
He is relocating to Oman from Amadeus’ MENA regional office in Dubai, UAE, where he has realized a strong track record of business growth and customer satisfaction for the past five years.
Eldeghedy has previously worked with other large multinational companies such as Sabre Travel Network Middle East and at the Bahrain Institute of Technology.
“Today Oman is one of the most promising markets in the MENA region for Amadeus and represents a huge untapped potential for the company. I look forward to working with our established team in the Sultanate and our partners across the Oman travel industry to power even better travel journeys moving forward,” said Eldeghedy.
Today Amadeus builds some of the most critical solutions that help airlines and airports, hotels, search engines, travel agencies, tour operators and other travel players to run their operations, with dedicated staff covering more than 190 countries worldwide.
Amadeus is a leading provider of advanced technology solutions for the global travel industry. Customer groups include travel providers (e.g. airlines, hotels, rail and ferry operators, etc.), travel sellers (travel agencies and websites), and travel buyers (corporations and travel management companies).
The Amadeus group employs around 15,000 people worldwide and does business in more than 190 countries. The company has central sites in Spain (corporate headquarters), France (development) and Germany (operations), and offices in 70 countries around the world.
The group operates a transaction-based business model.
Amadeus is listed on the Spanish Stock Exchange under the symbol "AMS.MC" and is a component of the IBEX 35 index.
To find out more about Amadeus please visit www.amadeus.com, and www.amadeus.com/blog for more on the travel industry.
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