(Amman, Jordan – 26 September 2021)— Joramco, the Amman-based maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) provider and the engineering arm of Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE), announced today the appointment of Fraser Currie as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective October 1, 2021.
Mr. Currie joined Joramco in April 2018 as Chief Commercial Officer. Prior to joining Joramco, Mr. Currie held the position of Chief Executive Officer at Texel Air, a Bahrain based cargo airline. Mr. Currie has 38 years of industry experience, the last 17 years of which at senior executive levels. Mr. Currie holds an MBA from the Open University.
Mr. Currie succeeds Jeff Wilkinson, who is taking an expanded role at DAE Engineering to grow the engineering division’s footprint.
Commenting on his appointment, Mr. Currie said: “I am delighted to take the helm of such a competent and capable team. Joramco has gone through a very successful transformation over the past few years, and I am looking forward to developing the company further with a clear vision.
“I would also like to use this opportunity to thank Jeff Wilkinson for his years of commitment and strategic leadership to transform the operational cadence of Joramco and look forward to continue working with him as part of DAE’s wider engineering ambition”.
Jeff Wilkinson commented: “I would like to congratulate Fraser Currie on his appointment. Having worked closely together over the last years and significantly growing the revenue and customer base, I am confident that Fraser will lead Joramco into its next phase of growth”.