SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT EUROPE, MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA AND REGIONAL GENERAL MANAGER UK & IRELAND
Uehara-san started his career in Japan Airlines in 1986 in the Cargo Department. He held a number of roles within Flight Crew Training, before taking over as Director of Cargo Admin in 2002.
He moved to Europe the same year as Director of Sales Planning for Cargo and after further roles in Corporate Strategyhe then took on senior roles in Japan Airlines subsidiaries, JAL Express and Hokkaido Air Systems.
Before moving to Europe to take on his current role Uehara-san was the Board Director of Zipair – the new low cost carrier for Japan Airlines.