Saturday 23 February 2019

Al-Tayyar....resigning as vice-chairman and managing director

Saudi Al Tayyar Travel Group founder to resign

DUBAI, August 31, 2015

The founder of Saudi Arabia's Al Tayyar Travel Group will resign as vice-chairman and managing director from September 1, the company said on Sunday.

Nasser bin Aqeel al-Tayyar opened his first travel agency in 1980, and the firm has since grown to more than 430 branches in the kingdom and abroad, according to the company's website.

Al-Tayyar will remain a board member, according to the bourse statement announcing the move, which did not elaborate on his future role.

Chief executive Abdullah bin Nasser al-Dawood will take up the managing director role as of September 1, adding to his current position, the company said. - Reuters

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