Alexis von Hoensbroech (47), currently a Member of the Executive Board and Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) of Lufthansa Cargo, is to be appointed to the position of new CEO and Chairman of the Management Board of Austrian Airlines effective August 1, 2018. He will be the designated successor of Kay Kratky, who will leave the company when he turns 60. Pending the approval of the Supervisory Board, Alexis von Hoensbroech as CEO, Andreas Otto as CCO and Wolfgang Jani as CFO will form the Executive Board of Austrian Airlines.
The position of Executive Board Member Product and Sales at Lufthansa Cargo AG is to be filled by Dorothea von Boxberg as of 1 August 2018. The 44-year-old manager is currently Vice President Global Sales Management at Lufthansa Cargo, with responsibility for areas including Global Performance Management, Pricing, Airmail, Product Management and Sales Processes.
‘I am pleased to propose to the Supervisory Board Dorothea von Boxberg as the successor to Alexis von Hoensbroech, who is currently serving as Chief Commercial Officer of Lufthansa Cargo. Her extensive management experience in strategy, product development and sales is an optimal prerequisite for this task’, says Harry Hohmeister, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Lufthansa Cargo.
As Lufthansa Cargo’s Chief Commercial Officer, Dorothea von Boxberg will be responsible for the external organisation of sales and handling, revenue management, pricing, network planning and sales management worldwide.