Suman leads the company’s financial strategy and serves as the Corporate Finance lead for Delta’s Commercial Strategy organizations, including the SkyMiles Program and Delta Sky Clubs.
Suman Rao is Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Delta Vacations, a Delta Air Lines company. In this position, Suman leads Delta Vacations financial strategy and continues to serve as the Corporate Finance lead for Delta’s Commercial Strategy organization, including managing and overseeing a multi-billion dollar budget that covers Loyalty (SkyMiles Program and Delta Sky Clubs), Marketing, Product, Sustainability, Revenue Management/Distribution, Global Sales and Network Planning.
Prior to his role in Finance, Suman provided commercial and financial oversight of Delta's joint ventures and equity partner investments and worked with commercial teams in Asia, Europe and Latin America to identify opportunities to deploy expertise to further the commercial and financial performance of Delta’s global partners. Suman also served in roles with Marketing, Network Planning and Global Sales.
He received his B.A. in Quantitative Economics from Tufts University and his M.B.A. from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.