Fuel Efficiency and Alternative Fuels – Qatar Airways Roadmap to Sustainable Growth

 Presented by Captain Dr.h.c. Chris Schroeder, MSc, MBA

Capt. Chris Schroeder is in charge of Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment & Fuel Optimization in Qatar Airways.

He joint Qatar Airways from IATA where he was the Head of Flight Operations and the Fuel Efficiency Program (Green Teams).

During his 20 years commercial flying career with the United Nations and major airlines in Asia and the Middle East he accumulated close to 13.000 hours on aircraft such as the Boeing 747 and the Airbus A320, A330 & A340. He held several senior management, consultant and advisor positions with organizations such as the UNDP, EBRD, Dubai Aerospace Enterprise and Lufthansa Flight Training just to mention a few, throughout his career.

Capt. Schroeder holds several Masters Degrees in Aviation Science and Airline Management, an MBA and an IATA Diploma with Distinction in Operations Management. He has also been awarded with the Texas Honorary Citizenship and with a Doctor (honoris causa) of University from Trinity.