Dr Andreas Otto to become new CCO of Austrian Airlines
Vienna, September 12, 2014 (STAT):-Dr Andreas Otto (51), current Board Member Product & Sales at Lufthansa Cargo in Frankfurt, will become new Chief Commercial Officer of Austrian Airlines AG as of 1 October 2014. Dr Otto will succeed Karsten Benz (50), who is returning to the Lufthansa Group in Frankfurt as of 1 October 2014.
“I am delighted to gain an experienced and successful airline manager from our own ranks in Dr Andreas Otto. For 14 years he helped shape the development of Lufthansa Cargo AG into one of the world’s most profitable cargo airlines”, said Harry Hohmeister, Chairman of the Supervisory Boards of both Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa Cargo. Hohmeister sees this new appointment as a “clear commitment of the Lufthansa Group to developing Austrian Airlines into a quality airline at destination Vienna.”