Mr. Udjo is an aviation strategist; currently for South African Airways and previously for Qatar Airways (based in Doha, State of Qatar). His roles thus far have formed part of the research and strategy functions of both airlines. In his current capacity, overseeing the network planning function, he is involved in strategic management of the airline’s core business in the Domestic (South Africa), Rest of Africa and Intercontinental route networks.
Academically, his foundation is based in Management Sciences - he obtained a bachelor’s degree and postgraduate degree (Honours) from the University of Pretoria, both Cum Laude and as the best performer. He pursued a Master of Business Leadership degree at the University of South Africa’s Graduate School of Business Leadership (focusing on Strategic Management & International Business), which he completed in December 2016.
Mr. Udjo serves as a Director of the Board of Brightest Young Minds, a 15-year-old non-profit company that exists to create a positive social impact, in strategic partnership with Barclays Africa. He has native proficiency in English and has embarked on the journey of learning Mandarin.