Ahmed Al Qubaisi was appointed Senior Vice President Government & International Affairs for Etihad Aviation Group in May 2017. In this role, he is responsible for government, international, sustainability, aeropolitical and industry affairs.
Ahmed joined Etihad in May 2015 as Vice President Alliances and Partnerships, where he oversaw the development of codeshare partnerships in key markets, and later progressed to the role of Vice President Aeropolitical and Industry Affairs.
Before joining Etihad, Ahmed was the Director of International and Government Affairs in the Abu Dhabi Department of Transport.
Ahmed holds a Bachelor of Arts in Social Science from Portland State University in the United States.