Nominee for

Michael Dishman
Managing Director, Middle East, Africa and South Asia, Oshkosh Defense
AmCham Member for 4 years, currently Platinum Member
U.S. Citizen

Michael “Dish” Dishman is Managing Director, Middle East, Africa, and South Asia for Oshkosh Defense. He is responsible for execution of international programs throughout the region. He has spent more than 24 years overseas in public and private sector roles, with over 20 years in the Middle East; the last 6 years in Abu Dhabi. Since moving “on island” Dish has been an active AmCham member participating in the: U.S.-U.A.E. Public Affairs Committee as the Chair of the U.S. Working Group, coordinating our annual AmCham Door Knock/Advocacy Week to Washington, D.C.; the Membership Committee; and on last year’s Nomination Committee. He also has coordinated Oshkosh sponsorship of numerous AmCham events to include our annual Roundtable. He also participates in the Overseas Advisory Council and the newly founded Abu Dhabi Association of the U.S. Army. Dish has a Bachelor’s Degree from the United States Military Academy at West Point and a Master’s Degree in Middle Eastern Affairs from the University of Texas. He is married with one daughter.