Alex Marren

COO at Air New Zealand

Alex Marren joined Air New Zealand as Chief Operating Officer in April 2022, following a 36-year career in senior operations, customer, cabin crew and airport leadership roles at United Airlines, Hertz Corporation, and ABM Aviation.

Most recently, Alex was president of ABM Aviation where she led over 20,000 team members serving over 75 airlines and airports across the US, UK, Ireland and the Middle East, providing aviation services and navigating through the pandemic to enhance service and margin profitability year over year.

Alex Marren holds a Bachelor of Arts from Harvard College and has completed the Advanced Education Programme at The Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management. She is currently an Advisor for Advancing Women's Excellence in Supply Chain, Operations and Management, and has served on the boards of the American Red Cross in Chicago and the Alliant Credit Union.



  • COO

    Current role