Amina Taher was appointed Etihad Aviation Group’s Vice President Corporate Affairs in May 2017. She is responsible for leading the corporate communications strategy for the airline and wider Etihad Aviation Group.
Amina also serves as official spokesperson for the group at major commercial, internal and industry events around the world. She joined Etihad Airways as Head of Media Relations in 2014, responsible for all aspects of the airline’s expanding global media relations programme.
Amina was previously Head of Social Development and Sponsorship in the Group Communications Unit at Mubadala Development Company (now known as Mubadala Investment Company). Prior to Mubadala, Amina was Executive Director of Corporate Communications at Zabeel Investments. Her career highlights also include mentoring Emirati entrepreneurs, starting an organic food company, speaking at leadership conferences, and championing the advancement of Emirati women in society and business.
Amina holds a Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree from Harvard University and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from the London Business School. She also has a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Media Studies, graduating with honours from the Higher Colleges of Technology, Dubai.