AirAsia chief executive officer Tan Sri Tony Fernandes is a father again. The 57-year-old took to social media to introduce his newborn daughter, Aliyah Ena, to the world via a LinkedIn post.
In sharing the happy announcement, the Malaysian entrepreneur shared that the birth of his baby girl is easily one of the highlights this year in spite of all the challenges and struggles during this Covid-19 pandemic.
His LinkedIn post reads:
“So here is something to make you smile a bit. Covid has brought many negative surprises but here is a positive one. I’m a father again, I have two most amazing children and now we have a third. Aliyah Ena, welcome to the world. AirAsia is reborn as a digital and lifestyle company and I’m reborn as an old father. But excited for having three wonderful children. I’m blessed. P/s: Notice her smile as dad has comfy belly.”
He also added another photo of Aliyah with the following details:
- Full name: Aliyah Ena Fernandes
- Born on 14th August 2021, 7:22am
- 3.16 Kilos
Tony Fernandes’ announcement has since received over 15k reactions and 2k comments. “Congrats Tony! I’m sure she is the beginning of a new era, just like for AA,” wrote Selvaraj Arivanathan. Nigel Rosendale, commented that a baby “Certainly keeps older fathers young.”
It is understood that Tony and his ex-wife have a 27-year-old daughter and a 20-year-old son. He and his Korean beau Chloe tied the knot back in October 2017. For those interested, you can watch their wedding video here, or take a look at their wedding photos here.
In other news, Tony Fernandes is also jumping on the “Squid Game” hype by posting a meme of himself ;) Too funny!
Source: The Star.