SWISS appoints Jürg Dinner to newly-created post of Head of Public & Environmental Affairs
Tue 11 Jan 2011 – Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) Head of Corporate Communications Jürg Dinner (right) is to lead a new Public & Environmental Affairs unit. The airline is intensifying its activities on the environmental and political fronts, and the new arrangement is intended to provide them with a greater strategic importance and help provide parameters within which the national airline says it can continue to develop in response to demand. Currently Head of Corporate Communications, Dinner will assume his new duties in May.
Dinner (44) has held his present position for over six years since joining SWISS and has been responsible for internal and external communications during a difficult period for the airline, involving a corporate turnaround and integration into the Lufthansa Group.
He will report to Antonio Schulthess, Head of External Relations and IT.