AUA is to Get New Leadership

People ♦ Published: November 30, 2010; 21:16 ♦ (Vindobona)

Austrian Airlines, a Lufthansa subsidiary, is to get the Frenchman Thierry Antinori as its new CEO. The board is to be expanded with this appointment.

AUA is to Get New Leadership / Picture: © Austrian Airlines / Flickr Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0)

The two Austrian members, Andreas Bierwirth and Peter Malanik are to get a boss, according to the daily newspaper "Der Standard". The contracts of the two Austrians run until 2012.

Lufthansa is considering the installation of a candidate from its own ranks in Vienna. AUA continues being in midst of the restructuring process, which is to be accelerated by Antinori. Although in…