AppointmentsNews

Brendan Sullivan appointed new Global Head of Cargo at IATA

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced the appointment of Brendan Sullivan as IATA’s Global Head of Cargo with immediate effect.

Brendan Sullivan, IATA
Brendan Sullivan

Brendan Sullivan has worked in air cargo for 20 years including spending 14 years at IATA. Since January, he has been acting Global Head of Cargo alongside his role as Head of Cargo Operations and E-Commerce.

Recent achievements include leading two key IATA initiatives:

  • The One Source platform: This provides comprehensive information on infrastructure capabilities critical to taking advantage of special cargo and e-commerce activities.
  • The IATA FACE Campaign: This builds the next generation of air cargo leadership by attracting, developing, and retaining young talent within the air cargo industry. Over 200 cargo professionals are engaged in the initiative.

He began his career in air cargo at Air Canada in 2000, where he gained frontline operational experience and developed expertise in dangerous goods handling that facilitated his transition to IATA in 2007.

Nick Careen, IATA
Nick Careen

“Brendan Sullivan will be a great Global Head of Air Cargo. He knows the industry from frontline operations to the development of global standards. He recognizes the critical need for modernization to meet the needs of air cargo’s biggest business opportunities—e-commerce and special cargo. And he has the passion to drive a post-crisis agenda that will strengthen air cargo’s contribution to the global economy and to the airline business,” said Nick Careen, IATA’s Senior Vice President for Operations, Safety, and Security.

A Canadian national, Brendan Sullivan is fluent in English and French

Read More: Appointments

Related posts

Daniele Vastolo appointed new General Manager at Zulal Wellness Resort by Chiva-Som, Qatar

Chiva-Som Appoints Daniele Vastolo as General Manager of Zulal Wellness Resort by Chiva-Som, Qatar

Biswa Ranjan Mohapatra appointed Director of Rooms at Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Nashik

Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Nashik announces the appointment of Biswa Ranjan Mohapatra as Director of Rooms. A seasoned hospitality professional with…

Courtyard by Marriott expands portfolio with 93-room Courtyard by Marriott Mahabaleshwar

Courtyard by Marriott announced the brand’s debut in Mahabaleshwar with the opening of Courtyard by Marriott Mahabaleshwar. Located in the beautiful hills…

IHCL reaches 50-year milestone of managing the iconic Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur

IHCL completes 50 years of managing the iconic Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur

Manikandan Marar appointed Director of Finance Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Nashik

Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Nashik appoints Manikandan Marar as Director of Finance Manikandan Marar has been appointed as Director of Finance…

Karan Kapoor appointed new General Manager at Hyatt Raipur effective 1st September 2021

Karan Kapoor has been appointed as the General Manager at Hyatt Raipur. With over 15 years of experience, Karan Kapoor has established…

Fortune Hotels announced its 6th hotel in Delhi NCR

Fortune Hotels announced its 6th hotel in Delhi NCR Inks an agreement for Fortune Park Vivek Vihar, New Delhi Fortune Hotels, a…

Gagandeep Singh Sawhney appointed Executive Chef at Shangri-La Eros New Delhi

Shangri-La Eros New Delhi announced the appointment of Gagandeep Singh Sawhney as executive chef to head and oversee all of the hotel’s…

IHG Hotels & Resorts debuts 141-key Holiday Inn Express and Suites Jaipur in popular holiday circuit

a management agreement with notable real estate developer, Dinesh Kumar Choudhary (HUF) for a new hotel – Holiday Inn Express & Suites Jaipur Karoli Bagh

FNP Gardens rebrands as FNP Venues- a perfect destination for weddings and events

FNP Gardens revamps to new brand identity as FNP Venues, a unit by Ferns N Petals. A perfect place to celebrate happiness…