British Airways has appointed Mark Muren to the function of head of worldwide gross sales.
He’ll report back to Andrew Brem, British Airways’ chief business officer.
Muren joins later this yr from United Airways the place he held the place of managing director of worldwide accounts.
As a part of the business group, he can be overseeing the airline’s relationships with brokers, journey administration firms and corporates.
Muren mentioned: “I’m extremely excited to get began at British Airways.
“In its 100 years of operations, the airline has constructed a fame for being a valued accomplice to the commerce.
“However I do know there may be work to do to strengthen these relationships, construct new ones and enhance the worth for purchasers, our commerce companions and British Airways.
“This can be an essential focus in my function.”
Earlier in his profession Muren was a captain flying regional jets for United Categorical and SkyWest Airways.
Brem added: “Mark is a considerate planner and an modern problem-solver, and he’s a passionate advocate for his prospects and his colleagues.
“Mark can be a superb addition to the business group, an asset to British Airways, and a useful accomplice to our commerce prospects.”