Simon Mead

Simon Mead
Head of Operations
Arabian Adventures, Part of the Emirates Group

Simon Mead is Head of Operations at dnata Travel (part of the Emirates Group) incorporating the Arabian Adventures, Gulf Ventures and dnata Cruise brands. As Head of Operations, Simon leads all service delivery and front line team of over 400 relating to the Safaris and Excursions, Hotel Representatives, Transport and Cruise segments.

Since joining Arabian Adventures in 2011, Simon has been an integral part of the management team, contributing to the business’ growth and success.

With a Bachelor of Science degree from Murdoch University in Western Australia, Simon has extensive hospitality experience in Australia, the United Kingdom and in various capacities in the hotel, congress and exhibition business within the United Arab Emirates and GCC.