19 April, 2020 Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Co-founder & CEO at Oceanair Travels
Essam Salah started his career back in the year 2009 as an Egyptologist Tour Guide and has now grown to be a successful entrepreneur and the Chief Executive Officer of OceanAir Travels. As the CEO, he has played an important role in developing the establishment by universalizing the brand around the world.
It was his hard work and immense confidence that encouraged him in starting his own small website; inspired by his experiences. Later, he moved to Dubai to explore and expand by molding OceanAir Travels. Being an eloquent leader, he ensures to provide the OceanAirians with a well-designed and endowed infrastructure and aims in creating a unique experience for any explorer, voyaging the MENA region.
By taking one successful step every year, he has employed around 450 talents so far in different parts of the world offering them a better platform to portray their talents and to widen their horizons.
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