Lasse Heinonen has been named as Finnair's new chief financial officer. He currently holds the same job at Switzerland's Novartis Pharma Services. He begins in October.

Former British American Tobacco chairman Martin Broughton has officially succeeded Lord Marshall as chairman at British Airways.

US carrier ATA has named Gilbert "Gil" Viets as its new executive vice-president and chief financial officer replacing, David Wing.

Atlas Air Worldwide has promoted Wake Smith to the post of chief operating officer, filling a role left vacant in May after Scott Dolan was recruited by United to lead its cargo division.

Frontier Airlines has promoted senior vice-president marketing Sean Menke to chief operating officer.

Ex-Livingston Aviation Group chief executive Andrea Molinari has been named chief executive of Italian airline group Volare.

Amadeus executive Bart Tompkins has been appointed acting chief executive of online travel site Opodo. It is searching for a permanent replacement for chief executive David Scowsill who has resigned.


Source: Airline Business