Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary, Atlas Air Worldwide

After representing Atlas Air as outside counsel for a number of years, Adam Kokas joined the company, a leading global provider of outsourced aircraft and aviation services, as Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary in October 2006. He later took on responsibility for the company's human resources division, which manages all benefits, staffing, employee relations, and the company's commitment to a "wide variety of humanitarian, educational, and diversity initiatives." Under Adam's leadership, Atlas was named a 2018 Legal Department of the Year by the New York Law Journal.

Atlas sees the importance of diversity at the board level; as of 2019, its board was 30 percent female and 50 percent diverse. The company also aims to promote diversity through its approach to employee wellness and volunteer and educational initiatives. 

Joined LCLD 2019 


Member: Adam Kokas