Frank Bauer to take charge as Lufthansa Cargo CFO
Christian Leifeld to take over Corporate Controlling and Risk Management Lufthansa Group
Lufthansa Cargo has appointed Frank Bauer as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Chief Human Resources Officer.
Bauer will take up his new position on August 1, 2023, says an official release.
"I am delighted that Frank Bauer, an experienced finance and HR expert with great expertise in the logistics sector, will complement and strengthen the Executive Board of Lufthansa Cargo," says Michael Niggemann, Chairman, Supervisory Board, Lufthansa Cargo. "He has proven his management skills in various leadership positions in the Lufthansa Group. The Lufthansa Cargo Executive Board, which is now complete again, will master future challenges under the leadership of Chairman Ashwin Bhat and, together with the company's employees, further expand Lufthansa Cargo's global leadership position.”
The Executive Board of Lufthansa Cargo will now include Bhat, Bauer and Chief Operating Officer Dietmar Focke.
"Bauer began his career at Lufthansa in 2007. Three years later, he joined Jade Cargo in China. In 2012, he returned to Deutsche Lufthansa and took on numerous management positions in the years that followed. For example, he headed the Lufthansa Group's internal audit department. Subsequently, as a member of the Executive Board of Eurowings, he was responsible for finance and human resources. Most recently, he headed the Controlling and Risk Management of the Group."
Christian Leifeld will take over responsibility for Controlling and Risk Management at the Lufthansa Group on August 1, 2023.