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New Chief for BA

[ November 12, 2015   //   ]

IAG has announced that Alex Cruz is to replace Keith Williams as chairman and chief executive of British Airways in April 2016 when Williams retires after 18 years at the airline.

Alex Cruz is chairman and chief executive of Vueling currently. In his new role, he will continue to report to IAG chief executive Willie Walsh.

In addition Steve Gunning, the current chief executive of IAG Cargo, will become chief financial officer at British Airways, replacing Nick Swift who is leaving the airline to pursue other opportunities with everyone’s good wishes.

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