TAV Deputy CEO Kaptan joins ACI Europe leadership team

TAV Airports Deputy CEO Serkan Kaptan is elected to the Board of Airports Council International Europe (ACI EUROPE), the trade association of European airports. ACI EUROPE represents over 500 airports in 55 countries, facilitating over 90% of commercial air traffic in Europe.

A member of Groupe ADP, TAV Airports Deputy CEO Serkan Kaptan is elected to the Board of ACI EUROPE, during the annual general assembly of the association, held in Geneva.

“The aviation industry is going through one of the most challenging times in its history” said Serkan Kaptan, Deputy CEO at TAV Airports.

“Further normalization requires common standards agreed by decision makers, industry players and stakeholders. ACI EUROPE plays an important role in this regards, as the voice of European Airports. I’m honored to be elected to the Board of ACI EUROPE, and look forward to contributing to the recovery of the industry.”

An aviation enthusiast with almost 30 years of experience, Serkan Kaptan began his career in Birgenair Charter Group in 1991 as an operations supervisor. He then served as a consultant to Airport Consulting Vienna (ACV) for four years, before joining TAV Airports in 2002. Since 2006, Kaptan is leading the business development, strategy, airline marketing, R&D and investment activities of TAV Airports.

Kaptan was appointed as Deputy CEO in 2016 and has been overseeing the TAV Group business in 92 airports in 26 countries. Kaptan is also a board member in all subsidiaries of TAV Airports, including Antalya, Medina and Zagreb airports and TGS –ground handling JV of Turkish Airlines and HAVAŞ).

About TAV Airports

TAV Airports provides integrated services in all areas of airport operations, with a global footprint at 92 airports in 26 countries. A member of Groupe ADP, TAV Airports is part of the leading airport management platform globally. Through its subsidiaries, TAV is active in airport service businesses, including duty-free, food and beverage, ground handling, IT, private security and commercial area management. The company is quoted on Istanbul Stock Exchange.

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