In January, 2008, Robert Donald became the Executive Director and CEO of the Canadian Council for Aviation & Aerospace (CCAA). A lawyer by profession, Rob was a member of the Quebec Bar from 1983 to 2021. He was also the General Counsel of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and spent ten years with IATA in Geneva and Montreal.
Prior to joining IATA, Rob spent ten years in private practice as a partner in a Montreal law firm. After leaving IATA, he was counsel to Fraser Milner Casgrain and to DLA Piper L.L.P. global aviation practice.