By Edward Robertson
Dnata has put Steve Allen in charge of its global operations having appointed him executive vice president.
Following the appointment, he will now be responsible for all of dnata’s business covering ground handling, catering and travel across six continents.
Allen will also assume responsibility for managing Emirates Group’s relationships with its associated businesses, including MMI, Emirates CAE Flight Training and Premier Inn.
HE will initially report to president group services Gary Chapman until his retirement in March, thereafter reporting to Emirates Airline and group chairman and CEO Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum