Ted Lytle

Ted Lytle

Chief Strategy Officer

Western Global Airlines

Ted Lytle joined Western Global Airlines (WGA) in 2019 as Strategic Advisor focused on expanding the Company’s worldwide operating authority and customer base. In January, 2020 he assumed responsibilities as Chief Strategy Officer, responsible for Network Planning, Air and Ground Operations, Crew Resources, and Business Development, supporting WGA’s growth initiatives with a focus on safety, service, and cost. During his tenure, WGA has doubled the size of its B747-400 fleet, expanded its market presence to China, and embarked on a long haul strategy focused on e-commerce, perishable, and healthcare transportation solutions.

Prior to joining Western, Ted spent 28 years at UPS Airlines promoting global expansion in a variety of roles including Flight Operations, Public Affairs, International Air Operations, and Air Cargo / Charter sales.

Ted holds an MA in Economics and Trade from The University of Kentucky Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce.