FIFTH ICAO SECRETARY GENERALTERM OF OFFICE: 1970-1976
Assad Kotaite was born in Hasbaya, Lebanon, on 6 November 1924. He graduated in Law from the French University of Beirut (1948) and received a Doctor of Law from the University of Paris (1952). He also studied at the Institut des hautes études internationales, University of Paris and the Academy of International Law, The Hague. In 1952, he was elected President of the Association of Attenders and Alumni of The Hague Academy of International Law.