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Aviado Partners contributes to New York Times article "Air France Pilots End Two-Week Strike"

28 September 2014, Eschborn, Germany


Aviado-Partners Consulting GmbH, a leading international transport-sector consulting firm and a regular contributor to the New York Times comments on the effect of a two week-week strike at Air France

The article titled "Air France Pilots End Two-Week Strike" reviews the specific challenges facing Air France before and after this strike.  

Aviado Partners' Managing Partner Shakeel Adam is quoted in this feature article discussing the productivity improvements necessary to enhance competitiveness. 


Excerpts from the New York Times' article

“Air France management have lost a fantastic opportunity to strengthen the business,” said Shakeel Adam.

“By forcing management into the position,... the pilots have hurt the overall group’s ability to be sustainable and diversified.”

For the full article, refer to The New York Times website.

About Aviado-Partners Consulting GmbH

Aviado-Partners Consulting GmbH is a specialist management consulting firm providing objective, independent and evidence-based analysis, advice and implementation support to airlines, airports, rail operators, hotels and other transportation related companies around the world. The firm advises management, boards, investors, governments, leasing companies and other stakeholders across all the key commercial and strategy issues. Aviado Partners' team members and associates have worked with leading international full service and low cost airlines, global consulting firms, financial institutions and manufacturers both as members of senior management as well as an airline consultant. The Partners and Associates have led or had significant involvement in numerous merger, acquisition, restructuring, start-up, aircraft selection and performance improvement assignments in Asia, the United States, Canada, South America, Russia & the CIS, Africa and the Middle East.

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