Capt. Alan Stealey

Emirates, UAE

Divisional SVP, Flight Operations

Alan has been in the airline industry for over 40 years.  He is currently Divisional Senior Vice President Flight Operations with Emirates in Dubai.

Alan started his career with British Airways as a pilot and has over 10,000 flying hours; having flown the Boeing 737, Lockheed L10-11 TriStar, Boeing 747 and Boeing 777.  He was a qualified Instructor, Examiner and Certificate of Airworthiness Test Pilot on the Boeing 747.

He started his management career in British Airways in the Technical Department and then the Training Department, both within Flight Operations, before becoming Chief Pilot and then General Manager for the Boeing 747, Boeing 777 and Concorde Fleets.

He has been with Emirates Airline forover 10 years and is responsible for the safe operation of 230 wide-body aircraft, including 54A380s, and the management of 4,000 pilots and 500 ground staff within Flight Operations.

He is a B.Sc. Honours graduate of University College London, a Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society, a Liveryman of TheHonourable Company of Air Pilots and isa past-Chairman of the Operations Committee of IATA.