Jet Airways has announced the appointment of Aldrin Kenneth as Country Manager – Thailand & Indo-China. An industry veteran with over 17 years of experience with leading global airlines, Mr. Kenneth joined Jet Airways as the Area Manager for Dubai/ Sharjah & Northern Emirates in 2008 and helped establish and strengthen the airline’s footprint in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
In his role as Country Manager – Thailand & Indo-China, Mr. Kenneth will be responsible for Jet Airways’ performance in the region including its commercial aspects and overall operations. He will leverage his vast airline experience to not only use innovative means to grow the business but also take steps to engage with key consumer communities to strengthen the airline’s brand story and value propositions in the rapidly growing, fast-paced travel market between Thailand and India.
Commenting on the appointment, Colin Neubronner, Sr. Vice President – Sales & Marketing, Jet Airways, said, “I am pleased that Aldrin Kenneth has been appointed as the Country Manager overseeing Jet Airways’ operations in Thailand. His immense contribution towards strengthening the airline’s presence and mind share in the Gulf and UAE markets is indeed laudable. I am confident he will do well in his new assignment using his substantial experience and insights about the sector. We look forward to Aldrin working with our leadership team to execute our growth strategy in the region.”
Speaking about his new role, Mr Kenneth said: “I am proud and excited to take up my new assignment. I look forward to using my understanding of the aviation industry to further Jet Airways’ brand story with Corporates and other key segments in order to build and strengthen our connect. We are proud to be an airline that brings the spirit of Indian hospitality to the world and even as we continue to expand and redefine travel standards amongst global travellers, I am confident we will make substantial progress towards our vision to be amongst the most innovative and admired brands, renowned for service excellence.”
Mr. Kenneth will be based in Bangkok and will report to Mr. Colin Neubronner, Sr. Vice President for Sales and Marketing, Jet Airways for the SAARC region.