Elena Sorlini

Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer

Elena Sorlini

Ms. Sorlini has over 20 years of aviation industry experience and currently holds the position of Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer at Abu Dhabi Airports.

She is also a member of the board at Abu Dhabi Airports, Etihad Airways, Abu Dhabi Aviation and ADQ Aviation and Aerospace Services.

Ms. Sorlini has held executive positions globally in the wider aviation ecosystem, including Vice President of Strategic Planning at Oman Aviation Group and Director of Strategy at Copenhagen Airports. Prior to that, she was Vice President at Macquarie Airports, one of the largest private airport owners and operators, where she was responsible for the asset management activities of Rome Airports and Copenhagen Airports.

Ms. Sorlini holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, majoring in Planning and Control from Bocconi University, and a Master’s degree in Corporate Finance. She also holds an Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) from Copenhagen Business School.

Other Senior Executive Management members

Hanan CPO oliver_cfo
Hanan Ibrahim Al Abed
Chief Human Resources Officer 

Chief Programs Officer
Oliver Seldon
Chief Financial Officer
Ahmed Al Shamsi Iftikhar Khan Frank McCrorie
Ahmed Juma Al Shamsi
Acting Chief Strategy Officer
Iftikhar Khan
General Counsel & Board Secretary
Frank McCrorie
Chief Operations Officer
Andrew Murphy CCO
Andrew Murphy
Chief Information Officer

Chief Commercial Officer

Award-winning Company

Since 2006 Abu Dhabi Airports has been receiving numerous prestigious awards from prominent international and local organizations in acknowledgement of its operational excellence, as well as marketing, training and corporate responsibility initiatives.

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