Africa: Etihad appoints Allen Okoroumu former Virgin Nigerian staff as Country Manager for Tanzania
Etihad Airways has appointed Ailende ‘Allen’ Okoromu as its new Country Manager overseeing operations in Tanzania.
Reporting to John Friel, Etihad Airways General Manager for the South and East Africa region, Mr Okoromu will lead the Abu Dhabi-based airline’s commercial strategy in Tanzania and be responsible for further strengthening Etihad Airways’ partnerships with travel trade partners and corporate customers.
He moves to the new role in Dar es Salaam from his previous position as Etihad Airways Sales Manager based in Nigeria, where he was responsible for the ongoing development of the airline’s commercial operations across the Sub-Sahara Africa and Indian Ocean regions.
Prior to joining Etihad Airways in 2012, he worked in a number of senior sales related roles for Nigerian-based Aviation companies.