MATATO announces new CEO appointment


The Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) announced its appointment of Aminath Suzan as the association’s new Chief Executive Officer on Saturday, January 27, 2024.

Prior to her recent appointment, Aminath Suzan was the former Managing Director of Hotels and Resort Construction Pvt Ltd. She is also the first female Executive Board member of Maldives National Association of Construction Industry (MNACI) and fulfilled the Executive Board member position of National Federation of Maldivian Employers (NFME) as well.

After beginning her career in the banking sector, during which she was the face of HSBC’s Premier Banking for 7 years, Suzan transitioned into the construction industry and eventually took top executive position of HRC.

“Empowering women is not just a moral imperative but a fundamental necessity for fostering sustainable growth in our nation’s vital industries, especially tourism,” said Abdulla Ghiyas, the President of MATATO.

“Aminath Suzan’s appointment stands as a testament, demonstrative our commitment to breaking down gender barriers and fostering a more inclusive and dynamic tourism sector in the Maldives.”

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