Mr. Edward H. Bastian, CPA, is an Independent Director at Grupo Aeroméxico SA de CV and a Chief Executive Officer & Director at Delta Air Lines, Inc.
He is on the Board of Directors at Virgin Atlantic Two Ltd., Grupo Aeroméxico SA de CV, Delta Air Lines, Inc., Aerovias de Mexico SA de CV, Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce, The Woodruff Arts Center, Virgin Atlantic Airways Ltd., Virgin Atlantic International Ltd., Virgin Atlantic Ltd., Virgin Travel Group Ltd. and The Kennedy Center Corporate Fund. Mr. Bastian was previously employed as a President & Chief Executive Officer by Northwest Airlines Corp., a Chief Financial Officer by Acuity Brands, Inc., a Vice President-Finance & Controller by Frito-Lay International, a Vice President-Business Processes Reengineering by Frito-Lay North America, Inc., a Vice President-Finance by Pepsi-Cola International Ltd. (United States), and a Strategic Planning Partner by Pricewaterhouse LLP.
He also served on the board at GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes SA and Habitat for Humanity International, Inc.
He received his undergraduate degree from St. Bonaventure University.