Emirates Appoints Jassem Al Mulla as New Cargo Manager in the Philippines

Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Jassem Al Mulla

Emirates has recently announced the appointment of Jassem Al Mulla as the new Cargo Manager in the Philippines. In this pivotal role, Jassem will oversee Emirates’ cargo operations within the country, contributing significantly to the local economy by fostering the development of the cargo sector. His primary focus will be on the burgeoning micro, small, and medium enterprise (MSME) sectors, which are critical to the Philippines' economic growth.

Jassem Al Mulla’s Expertise and Experience

Jassem Al Mulla brings a wealth of experience to his new role, having held several key positions across Emirates' operations. He joined Emirates in 2009 as part of the UAE National program in IT, marking the beginning of a distinguished career within the company. One of his notable achievements was his involvement in the development of the Emirates Group Safety application, a tool that has significantly streamlined the company's security strategy across its extensive network.

Before his current appointment, Jassem served as Cargo Manager in both Morocco and Jordan. His tenure in these roles underscores Emirates' commitment to nurturing talent from within the organization and promoting individuals who demonstrate excellence and leadership.

Driving Growth in the Philippines

Commenting on his new role, Jassem expressed his enthusiasm for the opportunities ahead:

"It is an exciting time for cargo in the Philippines. With the country’s ongoing investment in improving logistics infrastructure and the growing demand for local exports, we are seeing increased demand for specialized air cargo services and connectivity to key markets. I look forward to working with the local team to ensure Emirates SkyCargo helps maintain the country’s momentum post-pandemic, supporting local businesses in exporting their goods across the globe."

Under Jassem's leadership, Emirates SkyCargo aims to enhance its support for the local economy, particularly by aiding MSMEs. These enterprises are pivotal in driving economic activity and job creation in the Philippines. By leveraging Emirates SkyCargo’s extensive network and specialized services, Jassem plans to facilitate the efficient movement of goods, helping local businesses reach international markets.

Strategic Importance of the Philippines

The Philippines represents a crucial market within Emirates SkyCargo’s global network. The country is a significant exporter of commodities such as fresh fruits and vegetables, with a growing demand for garments and electronics. By providing reliable and efficient cargo services, Emirates SkyCargo plays a vital role in uplifting these key commodities, ensuring they reach global markets swiftly and in optimal condition.

The appointment of Jassem Al Mulla as the new Cargo Manager in the Philippines signifies Emirates’ ongoing commitment to excellence and leadership in the cargo sector. His extensive experience and strategic vision are set to drive the growth of Emirates SkyCargo in the region, benefiting the local economy and supporting MSMEs in their quest for global reach.

For more information about Emirates SkyCargo and its services, visit Emirates SkyCargo.