August 8, 2008

Oman Air Appoints Vice President of Commercial Operations

Oman Air has appointed Barry Brown as its new vice president of commercial operations.

Mr Brown brings over 30 years of professional experience to the role, with expertise in operational process and quality control, commercial and marketing responsibility to general management and board level experience. Mr Brown will have responsibility for all passenger and cargo revenue generation, distribution, marketing and sales functions.

Mr Brown was recently chief commercial officer of SriLankan Airlines. He has also held senior management roles with Qantas, American Airlines and Air France.

Peter Hill, CEO of Oman Air, said: "I am pleased to welcome Barry to the senior management team as his leadership skills and industry experience brings a new dimension to our commercial operations. Barry's division will co-ordinate with all stakeholders to provide a cohesive approach as we add new equipment and routes to our network."