Top 100 CEOs In The
Middle East 2022

64. Amr Abuelenein

Designation: Chairman and CEO
Company: EGYPTAIR Holding Company
Country: Egypt
Nationality: Egyptian
Sector: Aviation

Abuelenein became EGYPTAIR Holding Company’s CEO and Chairman in 2021. Originally known as Misr Airwork, EGYPTAIR was first established in 1932. In 2002, the company became a holding for eight subsidiaries, including EGYPTAIR Airlines, EGYPTAIR Duty-Free, EGYPTAIR Maintenance & Engineering, EGYPTAIR Ground Services, EGYPTAIR In-Flight Services, EGYPTAIR Medical Services, EGYPTAIR Supplementary Industries, and EGYPTAIR Cargo. In January 2022, EGYPTAIR operated Africa’s first “green service flight,” which used environmentally-friendly products that aim to reduce the use of single-use plastics in flights. Abuelenein was previously the chairman and CEO of EGYPTAIR Airlines.