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S1:E229 | 18th May 2021

Chris is joined by Steve Smith – President & CEO of Airlink

Great chat with Steve Smith – President & CEO of Airlink
• Disaster Logistics
• Humanitarian – NGO’s
• Non-profit organisation
o Great Purpose & Values
o CARGO CARES at its best
o National Disasters
o High profile current focus – India appeal
o Also, St.Vincent – Grenadines
o So many positive examples of how to help and why

• GREAT SUPPORT from the industry
o Many carriers supporting so many great causes
o Shout out to Flexport
o Charters also being organised
o Regional Response Framework
So many great examples of logistics at their best.
Well done to Airlink and the team – continue the great work!



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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.