ABU DHABI,Silal, Abu Dhabi’s leading fresh produce and agritech company, has appointed Salmeen Obaid Alameri as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

In his new role, Alameri will be tasked to drive the company's strategic growth.

Alameri will work to harness leading capabilities and deploy advanced technology to help secure strategic food reserves, ensuring access to safe, nutritious and high-quality food for citizens and residents of the UAE.

Speaking about his appointment, Salmeen Obaid Alameri noted that he will be involved in the strategic planning within Silal across pioneering projects when he said: "I look forward to working with Silal’s team in line with our wise leadership’s vision. Together, we will achieve the company’s vision to sustainably secure food for our present and future generations, and meet the requirements of the current and future phase for the next 50 years. It is of great pride to help grow Abu Dhabi’s agricultural sector and empower local farmers in the emirate, thereby supporting Abu Dhabi Government’s efforts to enhance food value supply chains and ensure sustainable food reserves for those who call the UAE home."

Alameri has 20 years of experience in leading management positions across key economic sectors.

Source: Emirates News Agency