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Management Changes at Cargolux - Thursday 30 June 2016
Dirk Reich, President and CEO, has decided to leave Cargolux for personal reasons and has asked the Board of Directors for the early termination of his contract.
He will leave Cargolux at the end of July.
Richard Forson, Executive Vice-President and CFO, has been nominated as the company’s new President and CEO with effect as of August 1st. Mr. Forson joined Cargolux in February 2012.
Maxim Strauss, Vice-President Corporate Development, is nominated Executive Vice-President and CFO as replacement for Richard Forson. Mr. Strauss has been with the company since January 2006.
Cargolux first to be Lean & Green - Wednesday 29 June 2016
True to its pioneering spirit, Cargolux Airlines became the first airline worldwide to be honored with the Lean & Green award. The airline was recognized for its commitment to improve its carbon efficiency by 10% within five years.
Lean & Green was started in 2008 as an initiative of the Dutch Ministry for Infrastructure and Environment to reduce the carbon footprints of companies. Today, Lean & Green Europe is Europe's leading community for sustainable logistics. Lean & Green Europe combines corporate responsibility for reducing footprints with continuous improvement of operational performance and value for customers.