Cargolux Airlines International has appointed Richard Forson as chief financial officer, effective 1 February.

Forson, who succeeds former CFO David Arendt, is also a senior vice president of the company and a member of the executive committee of Cargolux. He has more than 20 years of experience in financial, general business and operational management.

Before joining Cargolux, Forson served Wamar International as senior vice president and chief operating officer.

Prior to Wamar, he was the general manager finance and administration at Qatar Airways. He has also spent 13 years at South African Airways, where he held various senior management positions before assuming the role of CFO.

Source: Air Transport Intelligence news