New CEO for TUS Airways

TUS Airways, Cyprus’ largest airline, is pleased to announce the appointment of
Ahmed Aly as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Ahmed will be
responsible for driving the transformation, growth and strategic direction of the
company as it aims to deliver on truly ambitious goals as Cyprus’ leading airline.
On behalf of the Board and shareholders, Ken Woolley and GKL (Global Knafaim
Leasing) said, “We are thrilled that Ahmed has joined TUS Airways as CEO. We
firmly believe his extensive industry experience and innovative approach to
growing airlines will lead us to achieve our highly ambitious goals of being the
carrier of choice and strengthening the airline’s leadership position not only in
Cyprus but the wider Mediterranean region.”

Ahmed is a seasoned aviation leader with extensive experience in the
transformation & growth of international airlines and realising their true potential
through innovative strategy design & implementation, developing strategic
partnerships and embracing digital transformation. Ahmed’s extensive airline and
consulting experience spans aviation-leading companies including British Airways,
Qatar Airways, Etihad Airways and as CEO of Egypt’s largest private airline Nile Air.

On his appointment Ahmed Aly said: “I am extremely excited to be joining TUS
Airways as CEO. Although the industry has gone through a challenging period,
TUS Airways is very well positioned in a resurgent Cypriot market & capitalising
on a unique geographical hub at the crossroads of Europe, the Middle East, Africa
& Asia to play a pivotal role in the recovery of air travel & tourism. As the airline
embarks on the next chapter of its development, my focus will be to strengthen
the airline’s leading position in Cyprus & the Mediterranean by offering a raft of
exciting & innovative products and destinations to our customers.”

About TUS Airways
Relaunched in 2021, TUS Airways is a modern hybrid airline operating a rapidly
growing fleet of 4 modern Airbus A320 passenger aircraft across a growing
network of destinations from its base in Larnaca International Airport and from
key cities in the region. The airline is committed to enhancing customer
experience by developing its products, announcing new & exciting destinations
and offering true Cypriot hospitality from the moment you book.
TUS Airways was rewarded during this year’s Cyprus Tourism Awards in the
category “Strategy & Innovation’’ for its dynamic return after the pandemic.
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