OTHMAN ALJEDA was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Aramex in
May 2021, where he is responsible for leading the successful development and
execution of the company’s long-term global business strategy.
Mr. Aljeda has over 27 years of international experience across logistics, supply
chain management, and e-commerce sectors. Prior to his current role, he served
as Aramex’s Regional CEO in Europe, North America, and Asia. In addition to his
regional CEO responsibilities, he also served as interim Chief Operating Officer
for six months in 2020.
Mr. Aljeda joined Aramex in 1994 as a management trainee, and after completing
the program, he was appointed as the General Manager of Aramex in Qatar. He
was then promoted to General Manager of Aramex in Saudi Arabia where he led
the company’s entry into the Saudi market, and later became the Vice President
of Aramex in Saudi Arabia, Upper Gulf, South Asia, and the Far East. In 2007, he
was appointed as the Regional CEO for Aramex in Asia where he was responsible
for setting up the Company’s first office in the region, as well as spearheading
Aramex’s expansion plans in Hong Kong and Singapore. In 2015, he played a key
role in leading Aramex’s acquisition of Mail Call in Australia and of Fastway
Couriers in Australia and New Zealand.