Mr. Sheikh Allieu Swarray-Deen is a Commissioner / Member of the Board of the National Telecommunications Commission (NATCOM).
He is a native of Kaffu Bollom Chiefdom, Portloko District, in the Northern Province of Sierra Leone.
Mr. Sheikh Allieu Swarray-Deen studied at Fourah Bay College (FBC), University of Sierra Leone where he obtained a Bachelor of Engineering degree with Honours (Class Two Division Two) in 1981. Thereafter, he joined the Ministry of Works in 1983 as a Pupil Engineer and became an Executive Engineer in 1984 and a District Engineer in 1985 in Kenema District.
In between his Airport Engineer career, he went to the United Kingdom in 2001 where he embarked on a Masters Degree programme with the University of Loughborough in Airport Planning and Management. Also, in 2005, he obtained an MBA from the Institute of Public Administration and Management (IPAM, SL). Between 2005 and 2016, he rose through the Engineering ranks to become the General Manager at the Sierra Leone Airports Authority.