Emirates SkyCargo has appointed David Harman as cargo manager for Switzerland, taking responsibility for all operational and commercial aspects in the country.
He has over 30 years of international aviation and cargo experience, having previously worked as vice president for dnata Ground and Cargo Handling in Zurich, and held various positions through the years at CHEP Aerospace Solutions, Unitpool, Swissport International and Swiss WorldCargo.
Harman succeed Nathalie Picaud, who has taken over responsibility for pharma sales in Europe for Emirates SkyCargo.
Emirates country manager for Switzerland, Juerg Mueller says: “We are excited to welcome an experienced individual like David Harman on board for our cargo market in Switzerland.”
He adds: “His leadership qualities and extensive know-how of the industry make him the ideal candidate for the Emirates SkyCargo team in Switzerland. We are confident that he will make a significant contribution to the continued growth of the cargo business in one of our key markets.”
Switzerland is important for Emirates SkyCargo, with the airline operating two daily passenger flights from both Zurich and Geneva with belly hold capacity on board Airbus A380s and Boeing 777s.