IAG appoints Counsell to head up sustainability programme across airline group
Wed 14 Oct 2015 – To further develop and enhance its environmental sustainability performance, International Airlines Group (IAG) has appointed Jonathon Counsell (right), former Head of Environment at British Airways, as Group Head of Sustainability. He will be responsible for the strategy and direction of the environment and sustainability programme across the Group, which includes Aer Lingus, British Airways, Iberia and Vueling. Counsell’s focus will be on improving the carbon and noise performance of the four airlines. Dean Plumb will head the Environment function at British Airways. In September, Counsell was also appointed as the Vice-Chair of IATA’s Environment Committee.