07 Feb John Wylie
Group CEO Advisor – Freight
John Wylie is Group CEO Advisor – Freight for ASYAD which is an Oman government holding company with a portfolio of 15 wholly and partly owned companies. These companies operate in transportation, ports and free zones and logistics support services across Oman. ASYAD is the main driving force behind achieving the Sultanate’s logistics development plan (SOLS 2040) which provides a roadmap for aggressively expanding the logistics sector in Oman and establishing Oman as a global logistics hub and ASYAD as an integrated global logistics provider.
John focuses on developing the Freight business cluster which currently includes Oman Shipping, Oman Dry Dock, Oman Post and Oman Rail.
He has 29 years of international commercial and general management experience in logistics and transportation across a wide variety of markets and cultures. He began his career in the UK and Western Europe before moving to Saudi Arabia. He then moved to Central Europe after which he relocated to the UAE and then Oman where he is currently based.
John has an Executive MBA from Instituto de Empresa, Madrid
John Wylie will be appearing in the following sessions:
Rising Opportunities: Regional Economic Transformations and their Potential for GCC Logistics & Supply Chain Industry, Day 1 - 13th February 11:05–11:35, Talk & Panel Interactive Session
The Silk Road, Emerging Africa, Impact of VAT on supply chains, move from oil to services, regional competitiveness, etc.