Gulf Air has appointed Sheikh Ali bin Mohammed Al Khalifa as director strategy and planning, to manage one of the airline’s main business units that is responsible for Gulf Air’s long term strategic plans.
Sheikh Ali Al Khalifa has garnered vast experience in the airline business since joining Gulf Air’s Revenue Management department in 2005 as a route analyst. He then progressed in his career within the department to the role of senior manager, revenue management in 2013. He held the position for four years before moving on to Network Planning as senior manager network planning in February of 2017, which was his most recent post.
Sheikh Ali Al Khalifa holds a bachelor’s degree in Science in Systems Analysis & Engineering from the George Washington University in Washington D.C. He later attained his MBA from DePaul University and MSc in Air Transport Management from City University London.