Omar Abu Omar, the President of Maritime and Operations in Gulf Navigation Holding PJSC, previously he worked as a Chief Operating Officer for the Emirates Classification Society (Tasneef). Prior to that Omar worked as Area Manager & Regional Business Development Manager for Det Norske Veritas (DNV) in Middle East Region and in Oslo Headquarter. Omar obtained a Master Degree in Marine Technology from Trondheim university in Norway. He speaks 3 languages with 20 years of international experience from the maritime industry in Norway, United Arab Emirates, Canada, Japan and the Palestinian Territory. He brings great experience in senior management, organizational capabilities building, strategic planning, ships new building, ships plan approval, ships in operation with strong record of growth, quality and customer relations building.