Quentin Couturier

Senior Manager – Fleet Development

Etihad Airways

United Arab Emirates

Quentin Couturier is Senior Manager Fleet Development at Etihad Airways based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. In his 12 years working in the aerospace and airline industry, he has been involved in various areas of the business from R&D to Development, Customer Support and Program Management. Now leading the Aircraft Customization and Cabin Development programs of one of the fastest growing airlines in the world, he aims at pushing the boundaries of In-Flight Entertainment, Connectivity and Aircraft seating. Project highlights are the Etihad A380 Residence and award-winning B787 curved aisle first class.

Prior to joining Etihad, Quentin held positions with Thales Aerospace in France and the UAE. He holds a Master Engineering degree from Telecom SudParis and a Master degree in Telecommunications and Networking from the University of Toulouse III. Outside of work, it is all about family, sports and travels or preferably a combination of them all.