Etihad Aviation Group (EAG) promotes Martin Drew to the role of managing director – Cargo and Logistics.
Responsible for the Etihad Cargo, as well as Etihad Secure Logistics, Drew will report directly to Etihad Aviation Group chief commercial officer, Robin Kamark. Drew takes over from Abdulla Mohamed Shadid, whose continued role within the company was not specified by Etihad.
With more than 20 years’ experience in the industry, Drew has been with Etihad for more than 15 years, working across various senior positions.
“Martin has a vast amount of cargo and passenger management experience and brings strategic and tactical leadership skills to support the continued growth of our cargo business,” says Kamark. “Following the significant success of our cargo division over the past two years, I am confident Martin will oversee a new era of success for Etihad Cargo and Etihad Secure Logistics.”
Drew most recently headed Etihad Airways’ global sales organisation across Europe and Americas, and previously served as vice president Cargo at Jet Airways, after nine years with Etihad Cargo where he held various senior positions between 2005 and 2014.
Drew will assume the role from 1 November 2020 and will be based at Etihad’s global headquarters in Abu Dhabi.