Automechanika Dubai 2024: Introducing the show’s new advisory board

Aftermarket Intel Editor & Video Host Mark Phillips joins dynamic group of industry leaders, innovators and experts committed to shaping the future of the automotive aftermarket.

Automechanika Dubai, the premier international trade exhibition for the automotive aftermarket industry in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region, is set to take place from Dec. 10-12, 2024, at the Dubai World Trade Centre.

As anticipation builds for the upcoming event, Automechanika Dubai is proud to announce the formation of the Automechanika Dubai Advisory Board.

This newly established panel comprises a dynamic group of industry leaders, innovators and experts committed to shaping the future of the automotive aftermarket. The advisory board includes distinguished professionals from various sectors within the industry, including manufacturing, supply, services, research, academia and thought leadership.

The Automechanika Dubai Advisory Board’s role is pivotal in ensuring the exhibition not only meets but exceeds the evolving needs of the global automotive market. By harnessing their diverse backgrounds and in-depth knowledge, the board aims to maintain and enhance the stature of Automechanika Dubai as a leading force in automotive aftermarket innovations and industry excellence.

Attendees of Automechanika Dubai 2024 can expect a robust program that not only showcases the latest in automotive technologies and solutions but also provides invaluable insights from some of the most esteemed figures in the industry.

For more information on Automechanika Dubai and to stay updated on the advisory board’s activities and the event’s highlights, visit Automechanika Dubai’s official website.

Automechanika Dubai 2024 Advisory Board Members:


Amjed Kallan
General Manager, Bilstein Group

Andrew Marsh
Automotive Engineer

Atef Tlili
General Manager – Product Development & Marketing, General Motors

Dirk Fuchs
CEO & Founder, Electric Mobility Consulting LLC

Dr. Hamid Haqparwar
CEO, BMW AMGC

Dr. Hamad Al Jassmi
Director of Emirates Center for Mobility Research, United Arab Emirates University

Hassanein Alwan
Managing Director, Mineral Circles Bearings

Heiko Seitz
eMobility Leader, PwC

Kivanc Karayol
Regional Director & Sustainability Leader, Volvo Group

Dr. Maya Ben Dror
Mobility Expert

Mazen Shamseddin
General Manager, BP Castrol Lubricants

Mohamed Kassem
Franchise Director, Al-Futtaim Electric Mobility Company

Mohammed Aqel
General Manager, Central Trading Company

Mesut Urgancilar
Managing Director, Groupauto Middle East & Africa FZCO

Mark Phillips
Automotive Video Host & Editor
Aftermarket Intel

Dr. Nima Mehrdadi
Vice President Aftermarket Middle East, Africa, India & Central of Asia and Managing Director, HELLA Middle East

Sheerhan Jeeaudeen
Managing Director, ZF Middle East LLC

Subhash Joshi
Vice President and Practice Area Leader, Frost & Sullivan


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