Sadiq was born in London and has visited over 120 countries. He made his passion his profession and is a thought leader on the Future of Travel, Sustainability and Career/Self Development
Sadiq is a Senior Advisor for travel at Attestor Capital, where he is Chairman of the Advisory Board for Condor, the second airline of Germany. He sits on the board of eTraveli, an online travel agency owned by CVC Partners, and the World Economic Forum's Global Future Council for Travel.
Sadiq is also an Executive Coach and is creating a self-development program based on the work of Carl Jung. He started an MBA course at Stanford on the Travel & Airline industry and is the subject of a case study in Jeffrey Pfeffer's class "Paths to Power".
He previously headed up the in-house consulting and transformation team of Emirates Group, reporting to Sir Tim Clark. He spent 7 years with Lufthansa Group, where he was the Chief Strategy & Innovation officer, reporting to the CEO, and was Head of Network & Fleet at Eurowings.
He began his career as a strategy consultant with Bain & Co. and was a partner at Seabury, a boutique airline consulting firm (now part of Accenture). He completed his M.B.A. at Harvard Business School and holds a B.A. and M.Phil in Management Studies from Cambridge University. He was included in the Financial Times Top 100 leaders list, the World Economic Forum´s Young Global Leaders and Capital Magazine's Top 40 under 40.
Art of Disciplined Opportunism
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