Kai Ling Ting
Kai Ling heads innovation at Etihad Aviation Group, with a focus on organisational capability development, culture change, accelerated innovation delivery and external partnerships. In her role, she has developed, designed and delivered Etihad’s innovation lab which provides seed funding, resources, streamlined governance and shelter to incubate promising ideas and accelerate delivery of projects for the organisation. In partnership with Microsoft, she launched MENA’s first-ever in-house AI Academy for employees in 2019. She also leads Etihad’s startup engagement globally through collaborations with accelerators and VCs. She is passionate about innovation and in partnerships that deliver quantifiable change.