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S1:E32 | 17th December 2019

Chris is joined by David O’Connell – Managing Director and co-owner of DBD communications

Chris and David discuss how David expanded his company from the rail to the ground handling industry and how his company successfully employs flexible working to enable people to work for longer.

David also talks about his time spent in the military and as a rugby coach, and how he sees the values of the game applied in the world of business as well.

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Chris Notter started his career with H.M.Customs & Excise before moving into Freight Forwarding. He then entered the Airline side of the business, spending 29 years with German Carrier Lufthansa. Chris always references Lufthansa as being “the best possible training platform that anyone could have been given in their early career years.” Since leaving Lufthansa, Chris has held senior leading industry roles including -Head of Cargo with Etihad, both VP of Operations at the HUB and VP of Network with Qatar Airways. More recently and during some 5 years with Saudi Cargo, he has held the position of VP Network Operations as well as Chief Ground Handling Officer. Since early 2019, Chris has once again returned to Consultancy as well as hosting the EVA Podcast series.