Atif Elkadi

Chief Executive Officer, Ontario International Airport

Atif Elkadi

Chief Executive Officer, Ontario International Airport

Biography

Atif Elkadi, Ontario International Airport’s CEO, leverages 18 years of senior-level aviation expertise encompassing airport operations, marketing, brand management, and strategic communications. Leading day-to-day operations and a capital development program, he oversees finance, marketing, communications, and technology, driving revenue and passenger growth through innovative strategies. Atif’s ONT journey began as Senior Director of Marketing, progressing to Deputy CEO. Previously, he shaped communication strategies at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport and contributed globally at Dubai International Airport, leading internal and customer service communications. Atif holds a Master’s in Communication Management from USC, an MBA from the University of Phoenix, and a Journalism degree from Cal Polytechnic State University, solidifying his standing as a highly accomplished aviation professional.