dean ahmad - Immediate past president
Dean Ahmad serves as an Assistant Vice President at DFW International Airport. In his role, Mr. Ahmad oversees parking operations, ground transportation, landside construction projects and strategic planning efforts.
With revenues exceeding $155 million annually, the Transportation Business Unit is the largest source of non-aviation revenue within the world’s third-busiest airport. Since implementing new innovative parking programs and streamlining operations, DFW airport has achieved an impressive 120% revenue growth in the past ten (10) years. In March 2008, Dean implemented the world’s largest airport valet operation at DFW Airport which generates over $25 million annually.
Mr. Ahmad currently serves as the Immediate Past President for the Texas Parking and Transportation Association (TPTA).
Prior to his career at the airport, Mr. Ahmad also was a successful entrepreneur in the furniture and antique industry.
Mr. Ahmad earned his Bachelors of Arts in Political Science from Baylor University and is currently pursuing his MBA from Columbia Southern University.