Salah Tahlak Executive Vice President - Corporate Services

Salah joined Dubai Duty Free in October 1992 as marketing executive and was later promoted to director of corporate communications. In July 2011, Salah was named Senior Vice President – Corporate Communications.

 

In June 2016, Salah was appointed as Executive Vice President for Corporate Services. He leads the Marketing, IT & Logistics, Corporate Security Department and Dubai Duty Free Leisure Division as his expanded role in the company.

 

Salah is the tournament director of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships - the operation's largest sporting event by far and one of the top tennis events in the world.

 

He holds an MBA degree from London Business School in 2013. He is a Board Member of the Dubai Duty Free Foundation, Tennis Emirates and Rashid Pediatric Centre. He was elected onto the 12-member WTA Global Tournament Council Board and having also been a member of the ATP Global Tournament Council since 2010, this makes him the first Arab to be a member of both male and female Tennis Tournament councils, giving him an important role in the governance and future of tennis globally.