Delta Air Lines has appointed Nicolas Ferri as vice president for Latin America and the Caribbean, effective 1 January 2011.
Ferri will report to Delta president Ed Bastian.
In the new role, Ferri will be responsible for all Delta's commercial activities in the Latin America and Caribbean region, including long-term growth opportunities with SkyTeam partner Aeromexico, future codeshare partner Brazilian carrier Gol, and the joint venture agreement with Air France KLM in Mexico.
Most recently, Ferri served as a vice president for the Oneworld airline alliance; he was responsible for all alliance sales and marketing activities for commercial operations. Prior to that, he held the position of sales manager for United Airlines.