Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 21 August 2018

Business Extra podcast: Shaping tomorrow's aviation leaders

Captain Tilmann Gabriel on how airport managers of the future are developed

Kamran Jebreili / AP
Kamran Jebreili / AP

Captain Tilmann Gabriel is the executive chairman of the International Pilot Training Association. An industry stalwart, he has held senior executive positions across the global aviation sector.

Now the head of City, University of London’s MSc Aviation Management Programmes, Capt Gabriel spoke with The National’s Chris Nelson in Abu Dhabi for this Business Extra podcast about his role at the university and how airport managers of the future are developed.

Listen below, and subscribe to the Business Extra podcast for free on Apple Podcasts here.

In addition to a fast-changing industry, Capt Gabriel talks about the need for a greater inclusion of women in aviation, how airport growth has accelerated in this region and what hubs need to be aware of as the sector moves forward.


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