Emirates and Berlin Explore Enhanced International Long-Haul Connectivity
Dubai, UAE, 18 October 2023 - A significant meeting took place at Emirates' Headquarters in Dubai as Sir Tim Clark, President of Emirates, sat down with Franziska Giffey, the Mayor of Berlin and Senator for Economic Affairs, Energy, and Public Enterprises. The primary focus of their discussion revolved around the potential for enhancing international long-haul connectivity for Berlin.
Emirates has been a key player in serving Germany for over three decades, and this meeting signifies the airline's continued commitment to strengthening its ties with the European nation. The visual documentation of the meeting showcased Sir Tim Clark alongside Franziska Giffey, with other notable attendees including Majid Al Mualla, Emirates’ Divisional Senior Vice President for International Affairs; Burkhard Kieker, CEO of visit Berlin; Dr. Stefan Franzke, CEO of Berlin Partner; Adnan Kazim, Emirates’ Chief Commercial Officer; Will Lofberg, Emirates’ Vice President for International, Government, and Environment Affairs; and Claus Basse, Senior Manager for International & Government Affairs at Emirates.
The collaboration between Emirates and Berlin's leadership underscores the mutual interest in expanding aviation ties and exploring opportunities for growth. As global travel dynamics evolve, such partnerships will be pivotal in ensuring that cities like Berlin remain well-connected and accessible to international travelers.