Cathay Pacific Airways has appointed Richard Jones to the role of Sales and Marketing Manager Australia.
Richard’s career at the airline spans 21 years in Brisbane and Sydney where most recently he was Corporate Sales Manager Australia/ Business Development Manager NSW/ACT.
Nelson Chin, General Manager, Cathay Pacific Airways Southwest Pacific said while the airline received a large number of external applications for the role, Jones stood out as the best person for the job.
“We are thrilled we have appointed Richard to this role. A thorough and robust recruitment process took place to ensure we had found the best person for the job. He will lead our competent sales team who is most eager to explore and foster relationship with business partners” he said.
Richard’s new role sees him lead the teams responsible for all passenger sales revenue functions, including travel trade, direct, corporate and online, as well as customer service; revenue and marketing communications.