Allan Chapman Vice President - IT and Logistics

Joined Dubai Duty Free in February 1998 having worked as an external consultant for Dubai Duty Free and other clients in Dubai and in his home country Sri Lanka. He currently holds the position of Manager - I.T.  

 

From 1987 to 1988 he was a member of the development and implementation team for the legacy applications. In 2001 He functioned as the technical lead during the implementation of the Oracle E-business Suite. He has participated in all of the major initiatives of the company from integration of Point of Sale and back office systems, to projects such as EFT and EMV and more recently on the PCI-DSS initiative and Dynamic Currency Conversion.  From 2006 until the opening of Concourse 2 / terminal 3 in 2008 He focused on the implementation of the Oracle Retail Suite and the integration with the Material Handling and Control System which drives the Automated Distribution Centre. More recently he has been involved in the provisioning of I.T at Dubai World Central.