Worldwide Airways Group has appointed Lynne Embleton to the function of chief govt of Aer Lingus.
She is going to begin her new function on April sixth.
Embleton replaces Donal Moriarty who has been interim chief govt of the Irish service since October final yr, changing Sean Doyle, who departed to steer British Airways.
Moriarty will now resume his function because the chief company affairs officer with the service.
Embleton has been chief govt and chairman of IAG Cargo since 2017.
Previous to that, she held quite a few senior roles at British Airways together with managing director at Gatwick, director of technique and chairman of BA CityFlyer.
Embleton joined the airline in 1992.
Commenting on the appointment, Luis Gallego, IAG chief govt, stated: “I want to thank Donal Moriarty for his work as interim chief govt.
“He has executed a wonderful job throughout essentially the most difficult yr in Aer Lingus’s historical past.”
He added: “Lynne has large expertise throughout the Group.
“At IAG Cargo she has led the corporate because it tailored quickly to the Covid-19 pandemic and has made important progress in digitally reworking the enterprise.
“I’m assured that she has the talents to steer Aer Lingus by means of the pandemic and allow it to emerge in a robust aggressive place sooner or later.”