Gianni-TronzaIn his new role, Gianni Tronza will be based in Zurich, where he will lead Etihad Airways’ expanded commercial operations in Switzerland following the introduction of daily flights to Zurich in June 2014.

Mr Alessandro Liverani will continue to lead the airline’s sales team in the French part of Switzerland, Geneva, and also take part in commercial cooperation projects with network partner, Alitalia. Mr Liverani will directly report into Mr Tronza.

Mr Tronza previously worked at American Airlines for over 15 years, where he held various senior positions, including Regional Sales Director. Prior to joining American Airlines, he worked in managerial positions at Crossair (Swissair) and British Airways.