thierry_antinoriThierry Antinori had been appointed new Chairman and CEO of Austrian Airlines with effect from 1 April 2011 at the Supervisory Board’s meeting on 1 December 2010, in which it had also rearranged the responsibilities on the airline’s Executive Board.

The Steering Committee of the Supervisory Board has asked the airline’s current Executive Board members, Dr. Peter Malanik and Dr. Andreas Bierwirth, to conduct the business of Austrian Airlines according to their current responsibilities, until a succession plan for the position of the Chairman and CEO has been decided on.