Group services at Swissport in new hands
Erich Bodenmann, Swissport's executive vice-president (EVP) group services will retire and leave the company by the end of April. Luzius Wirth will take over responsibility for Bodemann's sector of the company with effect from 17 April 2014.
In his new role as senior VP group services, Wirth will report directly to Per H. Utnegaard, group president and CEO of Swissport International. Wirth started at Swissport International in January 2012 as VP Swissport formula and later on as VP corporate operations and quality focusing on standardizing the service provider's global operation. In addition to his current tasks, Wirth will also lead the IT and corporate supply management teams and concentrate on aligning them with the company's business strategy and goals.