Abdulla Bin Damithan


Abdulla Bin Damithan

Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director, UAE & Jafza


Abdulla Bin Damithan has been with DP World for almost 20 years since 2001. He is currently appointed as CEO & Managing Director, DP World, UAE Region, CEO of Jafza in 2021. 

As part of his previous role as Chief Commercial Officer, DP World, UAE Region, since 2017, Abdulla was responsible for all revenue generation activities, products, and services offered across the portfolio, leading different aspects of the business including Ports & Terminals, Parks & Zones and Trade Enablement solutions.

Abdulla is a recognised and accomplished leader in the maritime & logistics landscape within the Middle East with commercial success across these industries. An effective communicator with strong leadership, logical and analytical capabilities with a focus on innovative, customer-centric & sustainable business models.

Abdulla also sits on the Board of several DP World Ports & Terminals globally and is also an independent director in logistics ventures.