Ali Mubarak Al Soori
Executive Vice President - Chairman's Office, Facilities/Projects Management and P&L (NA)
Ali Mubarak Al Soori has been with Emirates since it operated out of a humble HQ in the desert and has been a key figure in building the sprawling and diverse network of state-of-the-art buildings which now make up the Emirates Group empire.
Mr Al Soori has overseen the construction of many of the buildings in the Group’s multi-billion dollar property portfolio, including the Emirates Engineering Centre, Emirates’ Crew Training Centre, Emirates Group Headquarters and 7he Sevens sports complex, as well as major ventures overseas, including the Wolgan Valley Resort & Spa in Australia’s Blue Mountains.
He is responsible for ensuring all projects are executed on time and within budget, which involves undertaking feasibility studies, approving budgets and timeframes, and appointing top consultants and specialists, as well as negotiating contracts.
He joined Emirates in 1986 as manager of the Chairman’s Office and rose through the ranks to become Senior Vice President, Chairman's Office & Facilities Management in 2003.
He was promoted to his current position in 2008 after spending two years as Divisional Senior Vice President - Chairman's Office, Facilities/Project Management and Non-Aircraft Purchasing & Logistics.