Sebastian Mikosz is the Vice President of Environment and Sustainability at the International Air Transport Association (IATA). At IATA, he is responsible for leading the association’s efforts to decarbonize the air transport industry. He previously held the position of Senior Vice President, Member of External Relations (2020–2021).
Before joining IATA, Mikosz was the Group Managing Director and CEO of Kenya Airways (2017–2019) while serving on the IATA Board of Governors. Previously, he served as the CEO of LOT Polish Airlines (2009–2011 and 2013–2015) and the CEO of Poland’s largest online travel agency, the eSKY Group (2015–2017).
In addition to his airline experience, Mikosz was also Vice President at the Polish Information and Foreign Investment Agency, Senior Advisor at Société Générale Corporate Investment Bank, Managing Director of the French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Poland, and founder of the online brokerage house Fast Trade.
Mikosz is a Polish national and a graduate of the Institute of Political Studies in France, with a master’s degree in Economics and Finance. He speaks English, French, Polish, and Russian.