Bachelor of Science in Aviation Management, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, 1985. Master of Science in Systems, Florida Institute of Technology. Master of Business Administration, Florida Institute of Technology, 1987.
Doctor of Philosophy, Cranfield University, Bedfordshire, 1995.
Marketing manager Eagle Air, Reykjavik, Iceland, 1987—1988. Marketing director Visa Iceland, 1988—1989. Head department Iceland School Travel & Tourism, Kopavogur, 1989—1992.
Principal lecturer London Guildhall University, 1996—1997. Docent University Maastricht, Netherlands, 1997—2000. Professor strategy Toulouse Business School, France, since 2000.
Member of Air Transport Research Society (vice president 2005).