Martin Drew

Martin Drew is a seasoned aviation executive with a wealth of experience spanning over 25 years in the industry.

His journey in aviation began with formative roles at Lufthansa Cargo and Das Air Cargo, where he honed his skills and laid the groundwork for a successful career ahead. Martin then embarked on an 18-year tenure with Etihad Airways, where he made significant contributions across both the Cargo and Passenger segments of the business.

During his time at Etihad Airways, Martin held pivotal roles, including an 18-month secondment to Jet Airways as Vice President Cargo. This experience provided him with invaluable insights and further enriched his knowledge of the aviation industry. In his last role at Etihad Airways, Martin served as Senior Vice President Global Sales and Cargo, where he led global passenger sales, marketing, and brand, while also overseeing all aspects of the Cargo division.

In October 2023, Martin Drew embarked on a new chapter in his illustrious career, joining Atlas Air as Chief Strategy and Transformation Officer. In this strategic capacity, Martin is entrusted with shaping the company’s corporate strategy and spearheading transformative initiatives. His visionary leadership and wealth of experience are instrumental in navigating Atlas Air through the ever-evolving aviation landscape, ensuring sustained growth and success for the organization.