With more than 25 years’ experience in the civil aviation sector, dos Reis started his career as a trainee at Lufthansa German Airlines. After heading IATA`s operations in Brazil for 10 years, he joined the Miami Regional Office of IATA in 2013 as Director of Airport, Passenger, Cargo and Security, for The Americas. Among his objectives are the promotion of IATA`s Passenger and Cargo Agendas, which include projects on revolutionizing the travel experience for passengers and the elimination of paper from the Cargo processes through the implementation of e-cargo. On the airport side, he coordinates IATA initiatives on improving security and facilitation, as well as airport expansions and modernization projects. Also, dos Reis leads IATA engagements with airports and regulatory bodies regarding developments on new regulations, charges and taxation. He holds a bachelor degree in economics, and concluded his Masters in Administration at Fundação Getúlio Vargas in São Paulo, Brazil, in 2010.
Filipe Pereira dos Reis
Regional Director, Airport, Passenger, Cargo and Security, The Americas, IATA