Saad has spend the majority of his career working in the travel and aviation field joining IKB Travel & Tours Ltd in 1999 then appointed as the General Manager in 2001. During his time at IKB the company saw growth from being a small travel agency serving less then 1,000 passengers to today serving 50,000 passengers per year.
Saad oversaw the development of the IKB website IKBTravel.com and the growth of a nationwide network of over 200 sub agents selling flight tickets issued by us.
He worked to set up the first UK to Iraq flights operated by Iraqi Airways in 2013 after a two decade long absents from the market. His resolve and determination allowed IKB to be the foremost travel agency in the Iraqi market. During this period Saad gained extensive knowledge in the operations and development of an airline and understanding the industry from both the airlines point of view and that of the Travel agent. This experience allowed IKB to navigate a competitive and complex market.
Saad enjoying the competitive nature of the travel market and guides his team to approach new challenges and markets on a continuous basis. Saad believes the best is yet to come from a company that transformed from a small time player to a market leader.