Travco Group promotes Osama Bushra to Vice Chairman
New role will focus on establishing new business projects, overseeing Travel Divisions
Dubai, UAE (February 18, 2015) – Travco Group, a leading hotel and tour operator with strong presence in the UAE, is pleased to announce the promotion of Mr. Osama Bushra to Vice Chairman to lead the group expand globally and build strategic partnership with leading tour operators around the globe.
Mr Bushra, who held the position of Chief Operating Officer of Travco Group, has significantly contributed to the group’s success and strong performance over the years. With three decades of successful management record in the travel and tourism industry, Mr Bushra’s strong leadership and keen industry insight will further boost Travco Group’s reputation in the industry.
In his new role as Vice Chairman, Mr Bushra’s main focus is to establish new business projects with set targets including establishing corporate entities within the Jebel Ali Free Zone and DMCCA and corporate entities in Sri Lanka. He will also be directly involved in the training and recruitment of supervisors and staff. His skills and knowledge of the industry will contribute in reaching untapped markets, understand their needs and identify new opportunities. After successfully establishing Travco Dubai, a destination management company, he will oversee the entire Travel Division of Travco Dubai, Egypt, Oman and Jordan.
Mr Bushra said: “I am honoured to be given this challenging task wherein I can demonstrate my expertise in enhancing the growth and success that Travco Group has earned for over three decades. Travco looks forward to expanding in the region and the rest of the world. The strategy for the years to come will continue to build around extending the reach of the Group's network of products and services as well as establishing a strong presence in the international travel, tourism and hospitality markets.”
He is an active member of the Travel and Tourism Professional Group, founded by the Government of Dubai’s Department of Tourism Commerce Marketing (DTCM) since 1999. He has received several recognition certifications from the DTCM for his remarkable contribution in enhancing the tourism industry and the “Travel and Tourism Professional Group”, formed by the Government of Dubai.
About Travco Group
Established 30 years ago, Travco Group has grown into a travel, tourism and hospitality empire offering a multitude of facilities and services across Egypt and the Middle East. The group's strong presence owes itself to a history of service excellence, a far-reaching network of partners, forward-thinking vision and a global business outlook. Today, the group owns and operates the country's largest fleet of Nile cruise ships; an extensive collection of hotels and resorts; mega-real estate developments offering high-end summer residences and resort experiences; and a myriad of ground, sea and air transportation services. Having reached the climax of success in the domestic travel market, Travco now looks towards the region and the world. The strategy for the years to come will continue to build around extending the reach of the group's network of products and services as well as establishing a strong presence in the world's travel, tourism and hospitality market. In short, the group's pioneering spirit of constantly developing new destinations and offering a diverse range of services is set to continue well into the future.