IAG Cargo makes changes to its executive team

IAG Cargo CEO, Lynne Embleton

IAG Cargo has made three changes to its executive team including creating two new roles, which it says has been done to align with its business priorities.

From 1 December commercial director, David Shepherd will take on the position of director of digital ventures.

Meanwhile, IAG Cargo has appointed a new director of sales, marketing and product in the shape of Camilo Garcia, who joins the executive team.

A new role of director of worldwide operations has been created, which will be filled by Lynn McClelland, who now has overall accountability for global operations outside of Spain.

IAG Cargo says the new look executive team is charged with “driving performance across premium products, digital transformation, customer service and global operations following robust Q3 results”.

IAG Cargo’s chief executive officer, Lynne Embleton (pictured above) says: “We have ambitious plans for the next few years and I believe our new structure, new positions and new talent will put us in a strong position to achieve the transformational changes we want to make for our customers and our business.

She adds: “The newly created role of director of digital ventures will be crucial in ensuring that we’re taking strategic action in response to the opportunities that technology can bring to our industry. With David’s deep experience within the business, he is well placed to take the lead on this new focus.”

“Meanwhile, I am delighted to announce that Lynn McClelland will be adding regional operations and customer service to her recent London and Dublin responsibilities, giving her global oversight of our operations.

“Finally, Camilo’s talent and knowledge of the business will be invaluable as we welcome him to the executive team as director of sales, marketing and product.”