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Change at the top for Lufthansa cargo

[ March 12, 2014   //   ]

Peter Gerber has been named as the new chief executive and chairman of Lufthansa Cargo, while current cargo chief Karl Ulrich Garnadt’s is to head up the carrier’s passenger business.

Gerber has been responsible at board level for human resources, IT and services on the executive board of Lufthansa German Airlines since June 2012 and takes up his new position on 1 May.

Designated chairman of the executive board and CEO of Deutsche Lufthansa, Carsten Spohr, said: “We can be certain that he will continue the excellent work of Karl Garnadt and will lead Lufthansa Cargo successfully in a difficult market environment,” adding: “I firmly believe that Lufthansa Passenger Airlines is in good hands with Karl Garnadt. I feel good about handing the airline over to him.”

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