Regional Aviation Association of Australia (RAAA) Chair Mr Mal Sharp has announced the appointment of Mr Rob Walker as the new Chief Executive Officer of the RAAA. Mr Walker will take over from Mr Steve Campbell, who finishes up on the 7th of February.
Mr Sharp stated that Rob’s extensive experience in the aviation portfolio made him the ideal choice to take over from Steve.
“Rob was a standout candidate, and it is great to be able to continue the positive momentum we have had under Steve's leadership for the last three years. Rob has a great grasp of the issues the aviation industry is facing today and the challenges ahead," Mr Sharp said.
“Many of our members will be familiar with Rob from his work at the Civil Aviation Safety Authority and Airservices Australia and have appreciated his efforts in improving our regulator’s relationship with the industry.
“With our first Convention in five years just around the corner, we are very confident that Rob has the necessary experience and capability to ensure the RAAA remains the preeminent aviation association in Australia," Mr Sharp said.
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