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Our Board Members

Our Board Members leads RJ with a passion to surf the skies
of the world, providing a clean safety record and a strong reputation
that puts RJ in a highly-regarded position globally.

H.E. Eng. Said Samih Darwazah
Chairman of the Board

Said Darwazeh has chaired the Royal Jordanian Board of Directors since June 21, 2016, after he was appointed a representative of the Government Shareholdings' Management Company in RJ's Board of Directors on June 19, 2016.

Said Darwazeh is currently the  Executive Chairman of Hikma Pharmaceuticals PLC.

H.E. Eng. Bassem Khalil AlSalem
Vice Chairman

Mr. Bassem Al-Salem currently serves as the Chairman of the Board of Capital Bank which he co-founded in 1995.Al-Salem's role as a chairman provides diverse experience in creating business value strategically, operationally and financially.

He also currently serves as the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of King's Academy in Jordan.


H.E. Mr. Omar Malhas

Mr. Malhas was appointed as Minister of Finance (2015 – 2018). He has over 20 years of diverse banking experience with outstanding achievements in all fields of operation, whereby he began his career at Housing Bank for Trade and Finance (1984).

H.E. Dr. Abdelhakim Shibli

Started his path at the Central Bank of Jordan as an economist for the period 1991-2004. In 2002 worked also as a part-time lecturer in the Faculty of Business Administration at the University of Jordan, Department of Economics. Moved to the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation for the period 2004-2007 as an economic advisor to oversee a comprehensive risk analysis system that anticipate future economic risk and recommend mitigation policies.

Malek Salameh Habashneh

Has a bachelor and masters degree in management and military science.Has taken courses in England and the USA .

Joined the Royal Jordanian Air Force as a fighter pilot in 1974.

H.E. Mr. Saoud Nsairat

Mr.Nsairat’s educational background and experience in business and wealth management allows him to make the most of his knowledge and technical skills. Mr.Nsairat is a former Minister of Transport in the Jordanian government, where he passed a new aviation law through the Jordanian Parliament, and was the Chairman of the Steering Committee (2004 – 2007), overseeing the expansion of Queen Alia International Airport.

Mr. Mohammad Ali Bdeir

With a background in management, Mr.Bdeir was appointed to Royal Jordanian's Board of Directors in 2008. He is the current General Manager of Best Dimension Investment Co., and a Director of the General Mining Co., and a former board member of Jordan Investment Board. 

Ms. Rand Hannun

Throughout her career, She has acquired extensive legal knowledge in areas of trade and investment policy, including free zones, investment laws, international trade agreements, trade and economic policy in emerging economies and legislative drafting and advocacy. 

Mr. Imad Hijazeen

Secretary General, Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities since Nov. 2019

Dr. Hijazeen holds a PhD in tourism management from the Catholic University- Eichstaett-Inglostadt, Germany in 2006.