Nawaf Abdulla

DP World Limassol

Nawaf Abdulla, currently holding the position of Chief Executive Officer at DP World Limassol in Cyprus, a UAE national, joined DP World in 1997 back in Dubai, UAE. Nawaf has now been working in Ports and Terminals for over two decades. When Nawaf joined DP World, only two Ports in UAE were within the company’s portfolio, wherein today, there are over 150 operations around the World.


C-Level Panel: A Vision for the Future From Leading Terminals
Friday 21st May 2021, 2:00PM – 3:00PM BST
Our first session of today will see some the industry’s key decision makers debate the future of automation and discuss the most important challenges on the horizon for container terminal operators.

• What are the lessons learned from 2020? How have terminals become more resilient?
• What are the conditions for continued investment in Automation in the coming year?
• How realistic is continued progress with standardisation and should a line be drawn with the sharing of personal data?
• Predictions for 2021 and beyond.