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The Cranfield University alumni podcast channel, Alumni Matters, covers a wide range of topics from Cranfield conferences, prominent alumni and our world-class faculty.

The Cranfield University alumni podcast channel, Alumni Matters, covers a wide range of topics from Cranfield conferences, prominent alumni and our world-class faculty.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

The Cranfield University alumni podcast channel, Alumni Matters, covers a wide range of topics from Cranfield conferences, prominent alumni and our world-class faculty.

Language:

English

Contact:

01234 754456


Episodes

Episode 5: Liz Savage, Non-Executive Director

2/8/2021
Cranfield aviation alumnus Maxime Debry interviews Liz Savage (MSc Air Transport 1995). Liz is a Company Director in the travel and tourism industry, currently holding Non-Executive Director roles at organisations including Intrepid Travel, Auckland Airport and North Queensland Airports. In this episode, Liz shares insights into her career experiences - including taking up a role at EasyJet when it was a start-up - and discusses the role of mentors and women in aviation.

Duration:01:02:45

Episode 4: Jochen Schnadt, Senior Aviation Executive

12/19/2020
Cranfield aviation alumnus Maxime Debry interviews Jochen Schnadt (MSc Air Transport Management 2002), Senior Aviation Executive, discussing his career path, what led him to study for his MSc at Cranfield and providing insights into the aviation industry.

Duration:01:03:46

Leadership on-the-go: Charan Sekhon (MSc Energy Conservation and the Environment 1997)

11/23/2020
Jenny Robinson interviews Charan Sekhon, Founder and Chair at SEVA Trust UK and local councillor, about his experiences of leadership and the work his charity has done to support Cranfield University students and the local Cranfield community during the Covid-19 crisis.

Duration:00:27:01

Episode 3: Thomas Chatfield, CEO, Camber Aviation Management

10/28/2020
Cranfield aviation alumni Maxime Debry and Tom Chatfield (Executive MSc Air Transport Management 2004), CEO at Camber Aviation Management, discuss Tom's career path, what makes him passionate about private aviation, the impact of Covid-19 on demand for corporate aviation and future innovations in the sector.

Duration:00:46:13

Leadership on-the-go: Jennifer Cassar (MSc Forensic and Engineering Science 2004)

10/27/2020
Phil Renshaw interviews Jennifer Cassar about her experiences of leadership in her role as Program Manager at the Canadian Department of National Defence and being a female leader in a male dominated environment.

Duration:00:31:07

Episode 2: Nadeem Sultan, CEO, Cargo LogicAir UK

9/27/2020
Aviation alumni Maxime Debry and Nadeem Sultan (MSc Air Transport Management 2002), CEO of Cargo LogicAir UK discuss Nadeem's career path and the impact of Covid-19 on the air cargo industry.

Duration:00:58:21

Leadership on-the-go - Sandra Krisberga (MSc Managing Organisational Performance 2015)

7/20/2020
Jenny Robinson talks to Sandra Krisberga about how she uses her leadership skills to build and strengthen client relationships.

Duration:00:16:15

Leadership on-the-go: Gabriel Marty (MSc Environmental Management for Business 2009)

7/19/2020
Phil Renshaw interviews Gabriel Marty on his experience in dealing with different cultures and nationalities while drawing on his experience as an energy and climate change analyst and working on the Paris Climate Agreement negotiations.

Duration:00:25:04

Leadership on-the-go: Jose Dhooma (MSc Logistics and Supply Chain Management 2008)

6/11/2020
Jenny Robinson interviews Jose Dhooma about his management and leadership style and his experience at complex events, such as the Rio Olympics, when dealing with different cultures and understandings.

Duration:00:20:33

Episode 1: Julian Carr, Aviation Director, Manchester Airport.

5/20/2020
Aviation alumni Maxime Debry and Julian Carr (MSc Air Transport Management 2002), Aviation Director, Manchester Airport, discuss Julian's career including his career decisions and ambitions. Julian also shares his advice for people interested in a career in aviation and the impact the coronavirus has had on Manchester Airport.

Duration:00:56:05

Leadership on-the-go: Kim Lafferty (DBA)

5/12/2020
Phil Renshaw interviews Kim Lafferty about her leadership experience and the difference between leadership and coaching.

Duration:00:19:02

Leadership on-the-go: Daphne de Jong (MSc Astronautics and Space Engineering 2015)

4/9/2020
Jenny Robinson interviews Daphne de Jong about what it is like to be a woman and a leader in a tech industry and what she learned about leadership and people from summiting Mount Everest.

Duration:00:26:26

Leadership on-the-go: Dr Sarah Qureshi (PhD Aerospace 2016)

3/10/2020
Dr Phil Renshaw interviews Dr Sarah Qureshi about how being an entrepreneur affects how you lead, manage and develop your own team, and creating adaptability in the team.

Duration:00:16:52