Virgin Australia has appointed Judith Crompton to the newly created role of chief commercial officer.
In her new role, Crompton will be responsible for alliances, network, revenue management and sales for the airline's domestic and international network.
Crompton has more than 30 years of experience in the aviation and travel industry.
Prior to joining Virgin Australia in 2012 as group executive of sales, Crompton held the position of head of global corporate sales at Etihad Airways.
She has previously held senior sales and general management positions with Qantas in Australia, as well as with other major global travel companies including TQ3 Navigant and Flight Centre.