Swissport appoints Peter Waller as chief financial officer
GLOBAL ground handler Swissport has appointed ex-CEVA CFO Peter Waller as chief financial officer and member of group executive management, reports Mumbai's STAT Trade Times
GLOBAL ground handler Swissport has appointed ex-CEVA CFO Peter Waller as chief financial officer and member of group executive management, reports Mumbai's STAT Trade Times.
Dr Waller will take over from outgoing CFO Christian Goseke on September 1 when Dr Goseke will leave the Zurich-based company.
'We are delighted to win Peter Waller as the new CFO for Swissport,' said Swissport International president and CEO Eric Born.
'In addition to his financial expertise, Peter can draw on years of experience in the travel and logistics industry. I look forward to having him on board,' he said.
Dr Waller joins Swissport from CEVA Logistics, recently acquired by French shipping giant CMA CGM, where he served as CFO.
Previously, he was CFO at Eurofins Scientific and spent over eight years with the Thomas Cook Group in London and in Frankfurt. At Thomas Cook he served, among other roles, as CFO of the online division, M&A and investor relations director, and as group financial controller for Condor, the group's German airline.
Dr Waller started his career at McKinsey, having received received his masters in management from the University of Mannheim and ESSEC Business School in Paris and a PhD in Strategy from the University of Paderborn in Germany.
Swissport is active at 310 airports in 49 countries on six continents.