Henning zur Hausen joined Etihad Airways in 2015 and was appointed General Counsel & Company Secretary of the Etihad Aviation Group in May 2016.
Henning leads the Legal department, providing support to Etihad Aviation Group functions and all group companies.
Previously, Henning was a member of the Executive Committee of Cargolux, a Luxembourg-based freighter airline, with a portfolio of responsibilities that included HR, Compliance, Legal, Aero-political Affairs and Security. Prior to this he worked for Lufthansa Group in roles including General Manager Alliances, Director of Investments and General Counsel of Lufthansa Cargo.
Henning holds a Law degree from Saarbrueken University and a Master of Law degree from McGill University. He is a member of the Frankfurt bar.