PIA (Pakistan International Airlines) has appointed Ahmad Saeed as managing director. He is currently chairman of the Businessmen's Hospital Trust John Rishton is to succeed Derek Stevens as chief financial officer for BA. Rishton was previously financial controller, commercial. Hawaiian Airlines has appointed former Trans World Airlines senior vice president of finance and treasurer Christine Deister as executive and chief financial officer. Deister succeeds William Loftus, the managing director of consulting firm LoftusGroup. Online aerospace technology firm Avolo has named Warren Meyer as its new president and chief operating officer. Spirent Systems has promoted Bob Trimmer to vice president strategic planning at its Wichita plant. George Yohrling and Joseph Napoleon have been promoted to executive vice presidents of Curtiss-Wright. They retain their positions as head of the company's motion control and flow control operations respectively.

Source: Flight International