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Major General Ayish D. Almajnouni, BSc, MA, MSS

 

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BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: Major General Ayish D. Almajnouni, BSc, MA, MSS

Major General Ayish D. Almajnouni is a retired senior officer of the Royal Saudi Air Force and Senior Fellow of New Westminster College. He earned a Bachelor of Aviation Science with Top Honours in 1984 from King Faisal Air Academy in Riyadh. In 1998, he earned a Master of Military Studies from the Armed Forces Command and Staff College in Riyadh; and in 2008, he earned a Master of Strategic Studies from the the Air War College at Air University in the United States; and in 2011, he earned a Master of Strategic Sciences from the Saudi War College in Riyadh. His Language proficiency includes Arabic and English.

Major General Almajnouni’s professional military education and training includes:

  • Saudi War College, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • Air War College at Air University, Montgomery, Alabama, United States of America
  • Armed Forces Command and Staff College, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • Conferences and seminars at the U.S. Army War College, Brookings Institute, and Basic, Advanced and Instructor Flight Training Schools and Courses

Major General Almajnouni has a distinguished record of ethical leadership. His professional experience includes:

  • 2014 – present: Executive Defence Consultant, Anderson Consulting, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • 2014 – present: Independent Consultant in Security, Defence and Space, Training, Leadership and Management
  • 2014: Retired from Royal Saudi Air Force in January
  • 2013-2014: Inspection Director, Royal Saudi Air Force
  • 2011-2013: Director of Operations, Research and Development, Headquarters, Royal Saudi Air Force
  • 2010-2011: Education Manager, Saudi War College
  • 2009-2010: Chief of Curricula, Saudi War College
  • 2008-2009: Team Member, Saudi Command and Staff College
  • 2005-2008: Commander, Training Wing, King Faisal Air Academy
  • 2004-2005: Assistant Commander, Academic Wing, King Faisal Air Academy
  • 2001-2004: Commander, 29th Squadron, King Faisal Air Base
  • 1996-2001: Commander, 35th Squadron, King Abdul-Aziz Air Base
  • 1984-1996: Fighter Jet Pilot (2,500 hours) and Junior Officer, Air Bases of the Royal Saudi Air Force

Major General Almajnouni’s honours, decorations and awards include:

  • 2014: Senior Fellow, New Westminster College
  • 1984-2014: Service Medal, Battle Medal, Liberation Medal, Management Medal, Instructor Medal, Kingdom 100 Year Anniversary Medal, Kuwait Liberation Medal, Commending Medal, Perfection Medal and the Rescue Medal
  • 1984: Top Academic Prize, King Faisal Air Academy

As a Senior Fellow of New Westminster College, Major General Ayish D. Almajnouni is dedicated to supporting the highest standards of research, innovation and academic excellence and is committed to the advancement of New Westminster College and its Global Network of Fellows.