Executive Team

Salah Ibrahim Sharaf, Chairman
A prominent UAE citizen, he is a member of the Board of Directors of Sharaf Group. A business strategist, he is actively involved in the running of the company.
Veersen Tamhane, Managing Director
A veteran of the Cargo industry, Mr. Tamhane brings with him a rich and varied experience of over 25 years in the trade and directs Sharaf Cargo’s GSA business and oversees the company’s sales and business Development. Under his leadership company has achieved many awards and recognitions.
Venkatesh Iyer, General Manager
Venkatesh Iyer oversees Sales & Operations, spearheads strategic business development initiatives and identifies potential business opportunities. He works closely with Sales Managers and clients through every phase of the process. Venkatesh brings 20 years of successful experience to his position in which 16 years was with Air France-KLM as heading the Cargo Sales Team for India.
Dipesh Jain, Head Finance
Dipesh Jain focuses on the corporate-wide implementation of best business practices, while contributing many of Sharaf Cargo’s strategic initiatives Mr. Dipesh also provides executive leadership in business metrics, contract negotiations, administration ,human resources, and oversees all financial, taxation and accounting activities. Before joining Sharaf Cargo he was Head Finance for a multi-national retail company, and previously served to a General Sales Agent. Mr. Dipesh is a qualified Chartered Accountant from ICAI.