Javier Sánchez-Prieto has changed Luis Gallego as government chairman of the Iberia Group.
Gallego earlier took over as chief government of Iberia-parent Worldwide Airways Group.
“It’s an honour and an incredible satisfaction to return to Iberia, regardless of the arduous instances the airline trade is experiencing,” Sánchez-Prieto commented.
“In recent times the Iberia group has demonstrated that it is ready to meet all types of challenges and difficulties and has turn into an actual success story.
“I’m sure that collectively we will pull it off as soon as once more.”
Sánchez-Prieto has served as strategic planning and finance supervisor at Iberia throughout the interval through which the corporate returned to profitability following a number of years of losses.
Beforehand, he was a member of the founding group on the low-cost Iberia Categorical unit, with accountability for strategic planning, the plane fleet, human assets and authorized affairs.
Earlier in his profession, Sánchez-Prieto held a sequence of positions within the Uralita constructing supplies group, working in technique and as common enterprise supervisor.
Beforehand he had labored within the upkeep, technique and administration management departments of Air Nostrum.