SWISS the national carrier of Switzerland has appointed an Indian, Ashwin Bhat as its new Head of Cargo effective October 1. Bhat, 46, will succeed Oliver Evans who is stepping down after 13 years.
Bhat, is currently in overall charge of worldwide sales of the airline’s cargo product as Head of Global Area Management at Swiss WorldCargo division. He has served in various capacities within pricing, revenue management and controlling functions.
He headed the Asia, Middle East and Africa geographies since 2010 and added the Americas to his responsibility portfolio in 2012.
Harry Hohmeister, CEO of SWISS said
“Ashwin Bhat is a proven airfreight specialist,” “We look forward to continuing our collaboration with him, and we wish him every success and satisfaction in his new capacity. I also offer Oliver Evans our sincere thanks, on behalf of our Board of Directors and our entire Management Board, for his own exceptional commitment and for the outstanding work and performance of his Cargo team over the past few years.”