Sean Donohue serves as Chief Executive Officer of Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) International Airport, the third busiest airport in the world. In his role as CEO, Mr Donohue is responsible for the management, operation, and future strategy and development of the airport. As the Chief Executive Officer of DFW Airport, Mr Donohue manages an organisation comprised of more than 1,700 employees, as well as an annual operating budget of over $900 million and a US$3 billion capital improvement programme. Under Mr Donohue’s direction, DFW Airport produces more than US$37 billion in annual economic impact for the Dallas Fort Worth region and hosts more than 65 million passengers each year. Mr Donohue joined DFW International Airport in October 2013, following a 28-year career in the airline industry. Prior to his arrival at DFW, Mr Donohue served for three years as the Chief Operating Officer for Virgin Australia Airlines, where he led day-today operations for Australia’s second-largest air carrier. Prior to that, Mr Donohue served for 25 years with United Airlines in a variety of executive roles that included operations, sales, and commercial start-ups.