Articles tagged “tony fernandes”

Skift Forum Asia: CEO Tony Fernandes Leads AirAsia to Tech Evolution

Skift Forum Asia: CEO Tony Fernandes Leads AirAsia to Tech Evolution

Raini Hamdi, Skift

Who’s afraid of shifting the business model? Not Tony Fernandes, who transformed Asia’s airline industry and could take huge credit for the rise of Asian travel in the last two decades. Will his next transformation be as huge?

2 months ago

AirAsia Looks to Be an Unlikely Online Travel Agency Competitor

AirAsia Looks to Be an Unlikely Online Travel Agency Competitor

Raini Hamdi, Skift

Tony Fernandes' vision for AirAsia's digital platforms is taking shape. He wants his airline to be your true travel companion. Watch out OTAs.

4 months ago

AirAsia X CEO Takes to Twitter to Call Off Plans to Fly to Europe and California

AirAsia X CEO Takes to Twitter to Call Off Plans to Fly to Europe and California

Brian Sumers, Skift

This is probably a good business decision. Economy class fares from Asia to the United States and Europe are already low, because there's so much competition. The market probably doesn't need another entrant — at least for now. And who knows? Air Asia X might change its strategy at some point.

2 years ago