Appointed to the role of Regional General Manager of Australia and New Zealand in early 2018, Will Zhang has assumed the not inconsiderable task of continuing the expansion of one of the world’s largest airlines in a market already strongly serviced by most of the major international airlines. A native of Shandong Province in China’s east, Will has secured a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Aviation from Nanjing, followed by an MBA from Haikou in Hainan! Will brings to the Sydney Regional office from Guangzhou a wealth of experience and a passion for airline market research. As VP Market Research for China Southern Airlines, Will also travelled extensively and developed a strong knowledge and appreciation of the company’s broad sales and marketing needs. Now, as the leader of an enthusiastic team in Australia and New Zealand, he will enjoy the opportunity to apply his strong information and data processing skills and further develop his aviation management knowledge in a diverse, international environment.