Amman — Joramco, the Amman-based maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) provider and the engineering arm of Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE), announced today the appointment of Fraser Currie as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective October 1, 2021.
Mr. Currie joined Joramco in April 2018 as Chief Commercial Officer. Prior to joining Joramco, Mr. Currie held the position of Chief Executive Officer at Texel Air, a Bahrain based cargo airline. Mr. Currie has 38 years of industry experience, the last 17 years of which at senior executive levels. Mr. Currie holds an MBA from the Open University.
Mr. Currie succeeds Jeff Wilkinson, who is taking an expanded role at DAE Engineering to grow the engineering division’s footprint.
Commenting on his appointment, Mr. Currie said: “I am delighted to take the helm of such a competent and capable team. Joramco has gone through a very successful transformation over the past few years, and I am looking forward to developing the company further with a clear vision.
“I would also like to use this opportunity to thank Jeff Wilkinson for his years of commitment and strategic leadership to transform the operational cadence of Joramco and look forward to continue working with him as part of DAE’s wider engineering ambition”.
Jeff Wilkinson commented: “I would like to congratulate Fraser Currie on his appointment. Having worked closely together over the last years and significantly growing the revenue and customer base, I am confident that Fraser will lead Joramco into its next phase of growth”.
With more than 50 years of experience, Joramco has built a sound track record as a leading independent commercial aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility serving a wide range of customers in the; Middle East, Europe, South Asia, Africa, Russia and the CIS countries, offering services on several aircraft models from the Airbus, Boeing, and Embraer fleets.
Strategically located at a free zone area in Queen Alia International Airport in Amman-Jordan, Joramco’s facility includes 5 hangars that can accommodate up to 15 aircraft. Joramco is certified by a number of international regulatory authorities including the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Jordan’s Civil Aviation Regulatory Commission (JCARC).
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