United Airlines (UAL) Names Nike, Inc. CFO Matthew Friend to Board of Directors

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United Airlines Names Nike, Inc. CFO Matthew Friend to Board of Directors

December 6, 2021 12:11 PM EST

CHICAGO, Dec. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines Holdings, Inc. (UAL) announced today that Matthew Friend will join its Board of Directors. Friend, currently Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Nike, Inc., brings more than two decades of corporate finance and strategy experience to the airline's Board.

"As we emerge from the pandemic as a leader in the industry and stand ready to accelerate our business, United will benefit greatly from Matt's deep financial acumen and stewardship of one of the leading consumer brands on the planet," said United CEO Scott Kirby. "Plus, his years of... More