Henning zur Hausen joined Etihad Airways in 2015 and was appointed General Counsel and Company Secretary of the Etihad Aviation Group in May 2016.
Henning leads the Legal department, providing support to Etihad Aviation Group functions and all group companies.
Previously, Henning was a member of the Executive Committee of Cargolux, a Luxembourg-based freighter airline, with a portfolio of responsibilities that included HR, Compliance, Legal, Aero-political Affairs and Security. Prior to this he worked for Lufthansa Group in roles including General Manager Alliances, Director of Investments and General Counsel of Lufthansa Cargo.
Henning holds a Law degree from Saarbrueken University and a Master of Law degree from McGill University. He is a member of the Frankfurt bar.