Getting to learn his trade in the workshops and then internationally, he rose through the ranks to lead the safety team and eventually the whole airline.
Now, having experienced the effect of the pandemic, Al-Awadhi is ready to work with airlines and governments to ease the recovery across the whole region and is already identifying other challenges ahead.
In this TATV INSIGHT programme, he talks to Alan Peaford about his road to the IATA post and his plans for helping the region’s carriers.
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