Sharon Cooke

General Manager Training, Airways International Limited
Sharon Cooke is the General Manager Training, Airways International Limited and is responsible for Airways’ global training business, including campuses in Christchurch and Palmerston North in New Zealand and Dubai, Beijing and San Juan.
Sharon’s key focus is to ensure successful training outcomes for customers; to implement the Airways Knowledge Online (AKO) e-learning strategy; and develop the capabilities and expertise of the Training team in order to grow the business through innovative products and services.
Sharon is a Fellow, and professional member, of the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants and an experienced senior aviation manager with a strong background in higher
education and training.
Sharon has a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Edinburgh Business School, Heriot-Watt University, a Bachelor of Commerce (B Com), University of Canterbury and Chartered Accountant (FCA), Fellow of the NZ Institute of Chartered Accountants and is a professional member of the New Zealand Institute of Directors.