SWITZERLAND. Inflight companies specialist gategroup has introduced adjustments to its Executive Management Board (EMB).
After ten years with the group, Jann Fisch (well-known in journey retail from his time with The Nuance Group) has stepped down from the board to tackle a brand new position outdoors of the airline catering trade.
Fisch’s numerous profession spans over three a long time and contains the airline, airport, retail and repair sectors.
He joined gategroup in June 2013 as Group Senior Vice President and President Europe and Africa. He was named Chief Company Growth Officer in September 2014 and was appointed President of Asia Pacific in June 2015.
He beforehand served as Nuance CEO for Australia and New Zealand.
gategroup Chief Executive Officer Xavier Rossinyol commented: “As chief of APAC for the previous 5 years, Jann has efficiently enlarged our enterprise and buyer portfolio, increasing our footprint from eight to eleven nations to incorporate Korea, Cambodia and Macau, and has developed a extremely performing workforce who will efficiently take over. We want him continued success in his new endeavours.”
The gategroup EMB will probably be diminished from six to 5 members, with the APAC area led by Andreas Weber, President & MD APAC, reporting to Rossinyol.