Elliot Kadar

Senior Manager Financial Analysis

United Airlines

Sponsor: United Airlines
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Elliot Kadar became a Plan for Economic Growth and Jobs Fellow in 2012 during the program’s pilot phase.

Elliot is a senior manager in the Corporate Strategy and Business Development group at United Airlines. He joined United’s Emerging Leaders Program after received an MBA from the Johnson School at Cornell University. His prior experience is as a consultant to private equity firms and government agencies.  Prior to business school he was a public sector consultant and worked primarily for the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

In the immediate aftermath of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, Elliot worked on the ground in Louisiana to manage the temporary housing mission for southwest Louisiana. He attended Trinity College in Hartford, CT majoring in Public Policy and was selected as a Coro Fellow in Public Affairs upon graduation.