Emirates Airline president Tim Clark to step down

BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI / AFP

Emirates Airline’s president, Sir Tim Clark has announced plans to retire in June next year.

The Dubai-based carrier has confirmed that he will be stepping down but the company hasn’t given any details on its succession plans.

Reports suggest the 70-year-old will continue as an advisor to the airline to ensure a smooth transition.

Clark joined Emirates’ founding team in 1985 and became president in 2003.

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