Aeroports de Montreal operations director Normand Boivin will be chief operating officer at London Heathrow airport from 29 August.

Hawaiian Airlines has appointed automotive industry veteran Tom Wessner to the newly-created position of VP strategic procurement.

Normand Boivin 
 Boivin: LHR operations

Rupert Pearce has been named CEO at Inmarsat, replacing Andrew Sukawaty, who is now executive chairman. At Mena Aerospace, Ralph Eisenschmid has been promoted to CEO and Gulf Air veteran Omar Mattar has joined as general manager; Steve Wilks has joined as general manager of the MAE aircraft management division.

Defence industry veteran Erin Moseley has succeeded the retiring Bob Fitch as SVP government relations for BAE Systems in Washington DC.

Ralph Eisenshmid
Eisenshmid: MENA CEO

Spicejet VP finance R Neelakantan is now CFO, replacing Seema Chandra, who has resigned. Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings SVP Adam Kokas will chair the Cargo Airline Association, succeeding ABX Air VP flight operations Robert Gray. Former Pratt & Whitney technical manager Clay Moran has joined Chromalloy as director of engineering, advanced coating and repair.

Source: Flight International