Captain Hossam Kamal, the Chairman & CEO of EgyptAir Holding Company, took over his position in December 7th2011, after more than 29 years of experience within EGYPTAIR. In 2009, he was appointed as EGYPTAIR Holding Vice Chairman.
During his tenure as a Vice Chairman, Captain Kamal achieved significant level of success; he played a substantial role in many influential projects that actively supported and enhanced EGYPTAIR’s performance.
He is known for offering excellent business solutions. Hossam Kamal was a board member of EGYPTAIR Holding Company where he played a key role in EGYPTAIR expansion plan and businesses modernization. Moreover, Captain Hossam chaired several strategic committees adopting the quality improvement in all EGYPTAIR subsidiaries and coordinating with Egyptian airports to bring forth simplifying the operation. He led EGYPTAIR Investment Plan committee that added positively to the development and cost reduction initiatives. Besides, Hossam Kamal headed the branding committee which managed the transition period of EGYPTAIR to the new brand and upgraded customer service.
Captain Kamal is an active B777 pilot, trainer & examiner with an experience exceeding 13000 flying hours. His subsequent career within the flight operation sector brought him to the position of GM Flight Operations Training in which role he was involved in promoting safety and operational quality.
Captain Kamal holds B. SC. in aviation and a diploma in administration management. Kamal was born in Cairo in 1963. He is married with 2 sons and 2 daughters.