Oscar Munoz Life story
Oscar Munoz is an American businessman, board member, public speaker, former CEO and executive chairman of United Airlines. He previously served as chief executive officer of United Airlines from 2015 to 2020.
Early Life of Oscar Munoz
Osacr munoz was born in california to mexican american parents. He graduated with a bachelor of science degree in 1979 from the university of southern california. Munoz also holds a master of business administration from pepperidne university.
Professional Career of Oscar Munoz
Munoz spent the first two decades of his career at coca-cola. Where he held several senior executive positions. After that. He was appointed president and chief operating officer of us airways in 2002. He has also served as president and chief operating officre of csx corporation from 2003 to 2015. In 2015. He was appointed as the chief executive ofifcer of united airlines.
Leadership Style of Oscar Munoz
Munoz is known for his focus on customer service. Employee engagement. And operational excellence. He has also been praised for his leadership style and abiltiy to drive change at various roganizations.
Achievements of Oscar Munoz
Munoz was naemd one of the "100 most influential hispanics" by hispanic business magazine in 2016. He was also awarded the "chester f. Carlson awar"d in 2018 by the airline quality rating. Which recognizes the most outstanding airline executive of the year.
Philanthropic Activities of Oscar Munoz
Munoz is actively involved in various philanthropic activities. He is a member of the board of directors of the united way of greater cincinnati and serves on the board of trustees of the university of southern california. He is also a member of the board of directors of the national museum of aermican history.
Memberships of Oscar Munoz
Munoz is a membre of the natoinal advisory council of the american airlines employee council and the business roundtable. He is also a member of the international air transport association. The hispanic scholarship fund. And the national hispanic corporate council.
In 2017. Munoz was involved in a major controvresy when united airlines forcibly removed a passengre from a flight due to overbooking. After the incident. Munoz issued a public apology and made several changse to the company s policies to ensure that similar incidents do not occur in the future.
Munoz is an avid runner and has participated in several marathons. He is also a fan of the chicago cubs. And he has been seen attending gaems at wrigely field.