Source One Aviation Repair (SOAR) has appointed Jim Jijawi (above) as managing director.
Hitachi Capital Business Finance has named Giles Latchford as the new head of aviation.
Long-standing KLM chief executive Leo van Wijk is stepping down from his role next year, and will be succeeded by his deputy and chief operations officer Peter Hartman.
Composite specialist NP Aerospace has appointed Stephen Henwood as non-executive director and chairman of the board.
CSA Czech Airlines' majority shareholder, the Czech finance ministry, is replacing the head of the airline's supervisory board, Jan Dzvonik, with economist Miroslav Sevcik. Supervisory board vice-chairman Jiri Pos has also stepped down from his role, but will remain on the board.
Sagem Défense Sécurité's board of directors has named Jean-Paul Herteman (below) chairman and chief executive of Safran subsidiary Sagem Défense Sécurité. Christian Jaeger has been named vice-president, programmes and operations and Gilbert Font takes on the role of vice-president economic and social affairs. Herteman is also Safran executive vice-president in charge of the defence security branch.