Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, has announced the appointment of Mr. Shadi Raweh, a seasoned aviation professional, as its new Country Manager for Turkey.
With over 15 years’ experience and an in-depth, working knowledge of the aviation and travel industry, Shadi has covered several management roles both within Gulf Air and in other industry organisations. He previously held the position of Country Manager for Yemen, initially for IATA in 2004 and later for Gulf Air in 2008.
Commenting on the appointment, Mr. Ahmed Janahi, Gulf Air A/Chief Commercial Officer said: “On behalf of the entire Gulf Air family I am delighted to welcome Shadi to his new role representing the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier in Turkey. His industry knowledge and experience will further strengthen our team, helping to raise awareness of all that Gulf Air has to offer the Turkish market.”
Gulf Air is a major international carrier serving 39 cities in 22 countries spanning three continents. The airline operates one of the largest networks in the Middle East, with double daily flights or more to 10 regional cities, in addition to select destinations in the Indian Subcontinent and Europe, from its hub at Bahrain International Airport. The airline currently operates 5 weekly flights between Istanbul and Bahrain and flights can be booked online at gulfair.com, by calling the airline’s 24 hour Worldwide Contact Centre on (+973) 17373737, or through any local Gulf Air Office and approved travel agencies.