Mr Zaher Deir
CEO and Founder, AeroBid
After graduating from CSE, Air Training College in Oxford, United Kingdom, with a degree inAircraft Engineering, Zaher Deir has held high-profile roles in Saudi Arabia, Switzerland andthe United Kingdom, including:
- Chief of Maintenance for Arab Wings of Jordan, Based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
- Director of Engineering and Operations for Executive Air Transport of Switzerland.
- Founder and General Manager of SAMCO Aviation of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
In 2004 Zaher established Jet Connections, based in Oxfordshire, in the United Kingdom, specialising in Private Aircraft Management, Sale & Acquisition.
In 2014 Zaher established Pristine Jet Charter, based in Dubai, UAE, specialising in private.Aircraft Charters.
In 2021 Zaher founded AeroBid, The platform that connects private aviation operators and brokers globallyand the world’s first real-time air charter bidding platform.
Zaher brings over three decades of experience in corporate air transport, including executive aircraft management, operations, VIP charter sales, and aircraft sale & acquisition.
Zaher has successfully purchased 32 executive aircraft for many VIPs and managed a fleet of9 Private Jets ranging from the Boing Business Jet to Challengers, Gulfstreams, Legacy’s,Citation and Dassault Falcons during his career.
In 2001 Zaher obtained his private pilot license from the UK CAA; he enjoys flying in his Beechcraft Bonanza A36 within the UK and all over Europe.