ETIHAD Airways has promoted Lindsay White to the new position of vice president for Australia and Asia-Pacific.
In his new role, White will assume responsibility for the entire Asia-Pacific region, adding China, Japan, Korea and Thailand to his current portfolio of Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Vietnam and Singapore.
Prior to this, White was the vice president for Asia-Pacific South and Australasia. He first joined Etihad Airways in September 2008 as general manager of Australia and New Zealand.
White has over 30 years of aviation experience under his belt, having held various senior management positions at British Airways before joining Gulf Air in 2005 as its general manager in Malaysia and Brunei.