Etihad Airways Announces new Appointments
Lahore, July 02, 2012 (PPI-OT): Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has re-structured its global division and made several new key appointments across the Middle East and Asia.
Jean-Marc Crescent has been appointed as Vice President, Global Account Sales, while Joost den Hartog will take up the post of Vice President of Europe based in Berlin, where Etihad Airways will locate its new regional and German offices.
Mr. den Hartog has been with Etihad for more an 6 years and started off at the Area Manager for Etihad Airways in Pakistan, before he moved to Bangkok to take over as the Regional General Manager for Asia Pacific North and Indian Subcontinent.
Adam Phillips, who is currently General Manager of France, has also been promoted to Vice President – Asia Pacific North and the Indian subcontinent. His duties will also extend to looking after Pakistan.
All three senior executives will report directly to Daniel Barranger, Etihad Airways’ Vice President Global Sales.
Etihad Airways Chief Commercial Officer, Peter Baumgartner said, “We are moving into an important phase of our growth as a truly global airline and these new appointments will be critically important to building on the tremendous success that has been achieved so far. Along with our continued investment in product, service and network development, we are confident that this highly experienced team will drive the implementation of our sales and distribution strategies to even greater heights in the coming years.”
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