Sharon Cooke
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Sharon Cooke


Chief executive officer, Airways International

  • Appointed September 2010.
  • Experience in aviation management and in the higher education and training sector.
  • Currently a director of Aviation English Services Ltd and the International Aviation Academy Ltd.
  • Prior to joining Airways, worked in senior management and academic roles at the University of Canterbury and the Christchurch College of Education.
  • Fellow of Chartered Accountants Australia and NZ, member of the NZ Institute of Directors.


Christchurch College of Education
Director School of Business
Oct 2001 - Dec 2006
General Manager - Training
Jan 2007 - Dec 2008
University of Canterbury
College Manager
Jan 2008 - Dec 2010
Chief Executive Officer, Airways International Ltd, Chief Executive Officer, Airways Training, General Manager - Training
Sep 2010 - Present

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