Amr Baabood is currently the CEO of Oman International Trade and Exhibitions (OITE), Oman’s leading trade fair organization. Founded over 35 years ago, OITE works closely with the private sector, government and academia in Oman.
Amr Baabood grew up in the UK, holds a degree in Economics and is a qualified solicitor. He talks to us about making the best of the compulsions created by the COVID pandemic. He shares the lessons so far and his vision for future.
What was the motivation behind setting up OITE in 1980s?
Amr Baabood: Oman International Trade and Exhibitions (OITE) was set up in 1984. The motive at the time was to market Oman internationally because nobody knew much about the country at that time. READ MORE