Lufthansa Cargo’s Florian Pfaff heads to Asia
March 22, 2019: J Florian Pfaff, currently VP Germany with Lufthansa Cargo, will take over as VP Asia Pacific, effective June 1, 2019.
He will be based in Singapore and will continue to report directly to Dorothea von Boxberg, member of the Executive Board and chief commercial officer.
J Florian Pfaff began his career with Lufthansa Cargo in 1989.
After holding various marketing positions, he was appointed General Manager Sales and Marketing Germany in 1994.
From 2000 onwards, Pfaff was responsible for various sales regions on the American continent from Los Angeles. In January 2005 he was recalled to Frankfurt and appointed Vice President Global Account Management. In May 2006, he assumed responsibility for sales and handling in more than 90 countries and 120 stations in Europe and Africa.
As Vice President Germany since May 2011, J. Florian Pfaff has headed Lufthansa Cargo's entire sales and handling activities in its home market Germany.
A successor for his present position is currently being sought.
Pfaff's predecessor in Singapore, Frank Naeve, has been appointed Lufthansa Group Vice President Airline Sales for The Americas. He will take up his new position, based in New York City, during April 2019.