A representative of a Saudi Arabian banking family has been appointed to the board of Kerry Airport.
According to the Irish Examiner, the appointment of Sammy Haress arises from a vacancy on the 12-member board.
He’ll represent Glenmore Capital, a Kerry Airport shareholding company; the late Sheikh Khalid bin Mahfouz made the initial investment in the 1990s.
Mr Haress is a qualified engineer and chief executive of Jetstream Aviation, a VIP private jet management and operations company.
Kerry Airport is due to hold its Annual General Meeting in June.