Savannah Resources adds two to board
Mr. Ali Sultan has significant business experience in Oman, the Middle East and internationally. In 1987 he was elected as President of the Oman Chamber of Commerce & Industry before being appointed as Minister of Commerce and Industry in 1991, a role which he held until 2011.
During this time Mr. Ali Sultan represented the Government of Oman in a number of organisations, including as Chairman of Oman Oil, Chairman of Sohar Industrial Port, Chairman of Capital Market Authority, and as a Member of the Executive Committee of the State General Reserve Fund.
Since 2011 Mr. Ali Sultan has been Group Advisor of W J Towell and Co. He is also the Chairman of the Omani British Friendship Association.
Mr. Redha Sultan is Vice Chairman and Deputy Managing Director of W J Towell and Co. Having started his career as a Trainee Marketing Executive, he joined W J Towell as a Business Development Manager in 1995, before advancing to his current role.
Mr. Redha Sultan currently serves as director and/or chairman on a number of W J Towell Group companies including Towell Engineering Cluster, Nestlé Oman Trading LLC and General Electric & Trading Company.
Mr. Redha Sultan's other notable board positions held include serving as a director on the boards of the National Bank of Oman and Ominvest in the past, and National Hospitality Institute & Oman Arab Bank at present. ■