IATA Appoints Brendan Sullivan as Global Head of Cargo

posted on 12th July 2021 by Eddie Saunders
IATA Appoints Brendan Sullivan as Global Head of Cargo

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced the appointment of Brendan Sullivan as IATA’s Global Head of Cargo with immediate effect. 

Sullivan has worked in air cargo for 20 years including spending 14 years at IATA. Since January, he has been acting Global Head of Cargo alongside his role as Head of Cargo Operations and E-Commerce.

“Brendan will be a great Global Head of Air Cargo,” said Nick Careen, IATA’s Senior Vice President for Operations, Safety and Security.

“He knows the industry from frontline operations to the development of global standards.

“He recognizes the critical need for modernization to meet the needs of air cargo’s biggest business opportunities—e-commerce and special cargo. ​​​​

“And he has the passion to drive a post-crisis agenda that will strengthen air cargo’s contribution to the global economy and to the airline business,”