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The $600M Turnaround of Malaysia Airlines

In this exclusive event, former CEO of Malaysia Airlines - Idris Jala - will describe the transformation of one of the world’s highest-profile companies. Idris will reveal the techniques he used to bring the national airline from a $400m loss to a $260m surplus in less than two years, despite political and economic constraints.

Business Transformation - Business Performance - Leadership

The $600M Turnaround of Malaysia Airlines

In 2005 Malaysia Airlines was suffering from a $400m 9-month loss. Applying his rare ability to inspire, empower and guide his team, Idris brought MAS to a $260m surplus in just two years. He had previously served as President of Shell in Sri Lanka, returning the energy business to profit for the first time in two decades. Idris Jala is an adviser to the Malaysian Prime Minister, a Policy Advisor to the WEF, and the Founder & CEO of Malaysia’s official Performance Management and Delivery Unit.


Target audience Board-Level Executives of Mid-Large Swiss Companies
Organizer Asia Leaders Series
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Cost of participating 125.00 CHF

Idris Jala, Former CEO of Malaysia Airlines

Special discount for members of S-GE



Hotel Baur au Lac
8001 Zurich

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