Tony Douglas has been appointed as group CEO of Etihad. He will join the company from January 2018.
Douglas comes to Etihad from the UK’s Ministry of Defence, where he served as CEO of the Defence Equipment and Support department. Previously, he held senior positions at BAA, including MD of the Heathrow Terminal 5 project and CEO of Heathrow airport.
As group CEO, Douglas will work with the board and leadership team to expand and implement a range of strategic initiatives to position Etihad for sustained success in an increasingly competitive regional and global aviation market, according to the airline.