Video: Finding the perfect partner

One of the sessions at the World Routes Strategy Summit looked at the importance of partnerships in aviation as a means to expand network reach.

The panel, which saw a host of global airlines represented, discussed the importance of having partnership models, and which work best for business. Are alliances still a viable option in this industry?


  • Moderator: Nigel Mayes, senior vice president - consulting and product development, ASM
  • Evert Meyer, head of international network and strategy, Qantas
  • Benyamin Ismail, chief executive officer, AirAsia X Berhad
  • Marco van Vliet, head of network & alliances, Kenya Airways
  • Phillip Lewin, head of alliances & partnerships, Finnair
  • Aboudy Nasser, senior vice president network and revenue management, Oman Air
  • Hope Antzoulatos, general manager network management, Virgin Australia

Watch the finding the perfect partner session

For more videos from World Routes 2016, check out our playlist here. 

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