Lufthansa Cargo CCO von Hoensbroech to leave for Austrian Airlines role

Lufthansa Cargo has made changes to its executive board with chief commercial officer, Alexis von Hoensbroech moving on to become the chief executive officer and chairman of the executive board of Lufthansa Group subsidiary Austrian Airlines.

He will be replaced on 1 August this year by Dorothea von Boxberg, who will become the new executive board member for product and sales (chief commercial officer).

Von Hoensbroech has been in charge of the product and sales division since December 2014. The carrier said the supervisory boards still need to approve these proposals.

Von Boxberg is currently vice president global sales management at Lufthansa Cargo, with responsibility for areas including global performance management, pricing, airmail, product management and sales processes.

As chief commercial officer, von Boxberg will be responsible for the external organisation of sales and handling, revenue management, pricing, network planning and sales management worldwide.

In 2017 business year, the airline transported around 1.6 million tonnes of freight and mail and sold 8.9 billion revenue tonne-kilometres

Lufthansa Cargo serves around 300 destinations in more than 100 countries with its own fleet of freighters, the belly capacities of passenger aircraft operated by Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines and Eurowings, and an extensive road feeder service network.