Andrew Herdman is currently the Director General of the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA), a position he has held since 2004.  He also serves as a Board member of the Air Transport Action Group, a global cross-industry group promoting the sustainable growth of aviation.

Prior to joining the AAPA, Andrew held a number of senior positions with the Swire Group, the parent company of Cathay Pacific Airways, with other diverse interests in aviation, property, beverages, marine services, trading and industrial sectors, predominantly based in the Greater China region.

Andrew is a graduate of Oxford University, with BA (Hons) and a post-graduate BPhil in management studies.