• Harish Sakthi,     CEO, Global Corp Logistics

    Harish Sakthi, CEO, Global Corp Logistics

  • Oman has been a pivotal destination and transit point for trade for many centuries. However, the logistic industry in Oman faces many critical challenges especially due to the disruptions caused by technological advancements in the sector. Businesses need to embrace these advancements to facilitate the future growth of the logistics industry in the region. Harish Sakthi, CEO, Global Corp Logistics is a distinguished leader who is addressing these gaps & challenges and ensuring sustainable growth in the logistics industry of Oman from a global perspective. Harish Sakthi, from a very young age, grew a fascination for the shipping industry. Though he started his career with IT Industry, he never stopped dreaming of working in the export/import business. His love & passion for this industry brought him to Oman as a salesperson and he grabbed every opportunity to learn valuable insights on logistics, air freight, sea freight and vessel handling.

  •  Harish Sakthi: Being Globally Connected Through Innovation & Technology

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Top 10 CEOs in Oman - 2022

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  • Top 10 CEOs in Oman - 2022

    Famous for its ancient aflaj oases irrigation system, terraced orchards (Jebel Akhdar), adobe fortresses, lots of mosques, wadis (stream valleys), dhows (traditional Arabian sailing ships), meteorites, and Al Said, the world's third largest yacht, owned by the Sultan, Oman (officially the Sultanate of Oman), is an Arabian country located in southwestern Asia.

    On the brighter side, Oman is a high income country that generates 84 percent of its revenue from dwindling oil resources, however, agriculture and fisheries, manufacturing, logistics and transport, energy and mining, and tourism are the other industries that are growing at a gradual rate in the region. Largely disturbed by the global drop in oil prices, the country has had it difficult to manage its economy lately, but it is positively making it happen through tourism and gas-based industries. The Omani economy is benefiting from both higher oil and gas revenues and the country's fiscal policies and discipline.

    As per studies, Oman's economy has enjoyed a strong first half to 2022 and the outlook for the rest of this year and 2023 is positive as well. The overall central government balance has improved by 12.8 percentage points of GDP to a deficit of 3.2 percent in 2021, majorly due to higher hydrocarbon revenue, expenditure restraint, and the introduction of VAT. Also, fiscal and external surpluses are expected in 2022 and over the medium term. There are many adept leaders who have domineeringly led this growth, and that includes accomplished CEOs in Oman who have made it possible for diverse organizations to sail through business challenges.

    In this issue of the CEO Insights magazine, a list of ‘Top 10 CEOs in Oman - 2022' is provided to the readers in corporate and different sectors, for informing on the excellent services leveraged by the Leaders in diverse domains. The listing is prepared by a team of industry veterans, CEOs and VCs, and the CEO Insights magazine editorial board.

Top 10 CEOs in Oman - 2022

Company Logo Company Management Company Name Company Description
Global Corp Logistics Harish Sakthi, CEO Global Corp Logistics A passionate & diligent leader offering tailor-made solutions in freight forwarding, customs brokerage, warehousing, Project Management and other logistics services
Union Integrated Hilal Salim, CEO Union Integrated A persistent entrepreneurial spirit, laser focus, aggressive ambition, sheer will & the willingness to take calculated risks
Bank Nizwa Khaled Jamal Al Kayed, CEO Bank Nizwa An optimist leader having more than 28 years of banking experience, now strategically leading the bank to greater heights
Oman Fiber Optic Mohammed Al Barashdy, CEO Oman Fiber Optic A dynamic leader with very clear thinking and thorough understanding of the industry and market, in which the firm operates
Imtac Mukesh Arora, CEO Imtac Experienced Chief Executive Officer with a demonstrated history of working in the high tech and services industry, skilled in spotting emerging tech enabled opportunities
Ooredoo Oman Noor Al-Sulaiti, CEO Ooredoo Oman A technology leader utilising her buisness skills to steer the firm toward success and change people's lives
Teo Prateek Agarwal, CEO Teo A self driven executive with more than 16 years of proven domestic and international experience in operations, P&L oversight, business setup, involving both growth organizations and startup
M ustafa Sultan Enterprises Rajeev Sharma, Group CEO M ustafa Sultan Enterprises An experienced Board Member, Managing Director, CEO and Senior Executive Leader with overall experience of 30 years spans across a variety of Business Domains and Verticals
Molecules Tariq Mohamed AI Balushi, CEO Molecules He has more than a decade of experience working in roles related to his field, giving him a great capacity to tackle difficult business challenges via the use of exceptional judgment and decision-making abilities
Philex Pharma Waseem Hamad, Co-Founder Philex Pharma He has been in the pharmaceutical industry for the last 23 years and got nominated by the World Health Congress in 2016 as one of the 100 most impactful healthcare leaders in the world

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