Over the past 12 years, Cyrus has followed a variety of career roles with different airline carriers across the globe leading to his current role at Virgin Australia where he is responsible for the management of Virgin Australia’s Airline Alliance and partnerships within the Global Sales team
After completing a Bachelor of Aviation (Management), Cyrus was selected for the first Graduate Program at Virgin Australia in 2008 where he then undertook a two-year rotational program through various divisions in the airline including Alliances, E-Commerce, Marketing and Sales. Cyrus was then promoted directly into a manager role within the Global Sales Division.
Cyrus has thoroughly enjoyed his experience to date in the global tourism industry and is keen to encourage the development of the next generation into the industry. Cyrus is also an Alumni of TIME (the Travel Industry Mentor Experience).
“Whatever your goal is you will never succeed unless you let go of your fears and fly” (Richard Branson)
With a Bachelor of Aviation (Management) and completing the Global Aviation Study Tour, Cyrus has developed a diverse range of skills and knowledge that has seen him progress through numerous leadership and management positions in the aviation industry to his current role as Airline Alliance Partnerships Manager at Virgin Australia.
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