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Linda Celestino Joins Etihad Airways as Vice President Guest Services

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Etihad Airways has appointed Linda Celestino as the airlines Vice President Guest Services.

Ms Celestino has more than 25 years experience in the airline industry having held senior positions in her native Australia and the Middle East, as well as being President of the New York-based Airline Passenger Experience Association.

Most recently, Ms Celestino was General Manager Inflight Services and Product at Oman Air where she was responsible for cabin crew selection and training, as well as guest experience.

Rick Allen, Etihad Airways Senior Vice President Operations, said, Were delighted to welcome Linda to Etihad Airways. She brings a wealth of experience and expertise to this crucial role which focuses on one of the most important aspects of our business the guest.

Ms Celestino started her career as cabin crew at Ansett Australia, progressing to become a Senior Manager in Guest Services and Guest Experience.

As President of the Airline Passenger Experience Association in New York, she played an important role in setting new standards of guest experience and service on an international level.

As Vice President Guest Services at Etihad Airways, Ms Celestino will be responsible for 6,000 cabin crew to ensure safe, inspired, consistent and innovative services, both on-board and across the airlines global lounges.

Linda Celestino said, It is a tremendous privilege to be appointed Vice President Guest Services for Etihad Airways. The airline has established itself as a world leader and pioneer in the hospitality and aviation industries and Im excited to begin work with my new team and building the guest offering even further.

Ms Celestino takes over the post of Vice President Guest Services from Aubrey Tiedt who has moved to a new role as Chief Customer Officer at Alitalia.

Etihad Airways, Abu Dhabi, VP, Vice President, Cabin Crew

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