Pieter Bootsma appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer and Angus Clarke appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer.
Pieter Bootsma, currently Executive Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer, is appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer.
Pieter Bootsma will be responsible for defining and implementing Air France-KLM’s long-term strategy, in coordination with all the Group’s stakeholders, as well as business development opportunities in its different entities.
Angus Clarke is appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer. He will chair the Commercial Committee which oversees the direction of all commercial activities at the Air France-KLM Group.
Pieter Bootsma and Angus Clarke will join the Group Executive Committee and report to Benjamin Smith, Chief Executive Officer of the Air France-KLM Group. Their nomination will be effective as of September 1, 2022.
"Pieter with his 30 years of industry experience at our group will now lead our Strategy team tasked with building the master plan to evolve Air France-KLM Group into the leading aviation group of the future. Driving the overall strategy of the Group and building an enhanced and innovative business model to adapt to our ambitious environmental targets will be Pieter’s priorities." said Benjamin Smith Air France-KLM Group Chief Executive Officer.
"I am extremely pleased to welcome Angus back to the Air France-KLM Group taking over Pieter's current scope in addition to group fleet management. Angus brings a deep expertise of the airline industry and he will now lead the commercial teams focused on improving revenue production and optimization." said Benjamin Smith Air France-KLM Group Chief Executive Officer.