Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates, today announced it would outsource the accounting of passenger and cargo revenues to aviation accountancy specialist Kale Consultants Ltd. from April, 2012.
James Rigney, Etihad Airways’ Chief Financial Officer, said: “Revenue accounting plays a critical role in our fast paced growth and we want to align our process to industry leading practices and quality. We have chosen Kale because of its strategic focus, leading edge technology and expertise in revenue accounting.”
Vipul Jain, Kale Consultants CEO and Managing Director, said: “We are delighted to have Etihad as our customer. We are confident of delivering strategic value to support Etihad’s fast paced and dynamic growth.”
Kale Consultants Ltd. employs more than 1,500 people and has more than 100 aviation industry clients in over 30 countries. For more information, please visit: www.kaleconsultants.com
Etihad Airways began operations in 2003, and in 2010 carried more than seven million passengers. From its hub at Abu Dhabi International Airport, Etihad serves 86 cities in the Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australia and North America, with a fleet of 61 Airbus and Boeing aircraft. For more information, please visit: www.etihadairways.com