Colin Smith has had a variety of roles in the aviation sector in a career spanning more than thirty years.
Colin was the Aviation Partner of the management consulting firm Beddows & Company and Vice President International at Trans World Airlines (TWA) where he worked on alliance strategy and the restructuring of International as the airline was acquired by American Airlines.
More recently, Colin has served as the Regional Director of the New York and New Jersey Port Authority, with responsibility for airline and airport relationships, as well as maritime port facilities, bridges and tunnels. His geographical areas of coverage span Europe, the Middle East, Africa and South Asia.
As a consultant for more than fifteen years, Colin worked for several well known airlines including Garuda Indonesia, Malaysia Airlines, Icelandair, Air Malta, Aer Lingus, TWA and Ukraine International (UIA) He has also worked for the EBRD on airport projects in the Former Soviet Union.