Power 25 2021: Walid Khoury, Group Managing Partner, ALS Logistic Solutions Group, Ranks 23
Khoury has an MSc in Engineering from St Petersburg State University, Russia and over 20 years of experience in the logistics and aviation industries, including project management and equipment fabrication, airport systems and design consultancy for automation projects.
He was appointed as the general manager in 2001 and is currently managing all major business in the ALS network from its Dubai operation with upgraded offices to accommodate the growing number of staff, as well as other offices in Germany, Malaysia, and Singapore.
ALS continues to grow under Khoury’s leadership with many logistics automation projects in the ME & Asia and European regions, bringing ALS again into the front side of companies that are committed to this industry and are very well established as automation solution providers for airports, logistics and car parking solutions.
Under Khoury, ALS carried our several projects since 2019 including a fully automated pharma warehouse for Al Dawaa in Riyadh, cargo terminals in Brussels and Frankfurt, turnkey projects for DHL in Saudi, cargo handling support and maintenance for Saudia Cargo and a conveyor system for Fedex in Dubai.