Board Of Commissioners

Bashar Abu Rumman

Founder and leading partner /The Advocates law firm. Shareholder/ Palm Filed. Ex- CEO (ADC) Aqaba Development Corporation from Feb 2019-July 2021, selected whilst holding this position as one of the top 100 CEOs in the Middle East/ Forbes List 2021, ranking at number 29, to be the only CEO in Jordan and the first in Aqaba since the inauguration of the Economic Zone back in 2000. Expert grasp at national and the economic zones level on business environment, investment prerequisites and requirements providing direct, smart business solutions and facilitation. Ex-Chairman of Aqaba Railway Company in both capacities, Aqaba representative in charge of the national railroad investment project (Aqaba/Amman) studies, financial modeling, the accumulation of tender documents, as well as a member of the national negotiation team to negotiate with the Saudi fund and Abu Dhabi fund. Strategic enforcer of the Aqaba logistics supply chain and multi-transportation modules and operations being a continuous member on the boards of the ports, terminals, airport within the zone since 2012. Ex-Chairman and ex-board member in the following entities: - Aqaba Railroad Company/ Chairman - Aqaba Container Terminal/ Member- chairman - Aqaba ports Company/Vice chairman - Aqaba Airport Company/King Hussein International Airport/ Vice Chairman - Aqaba port and Marine Services Company/ member - Aqaba Company for International Schools Chairman - Royal Aviation Sports Company/ Member.