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COMPANY

COMPANY PORTRAIT

 

Founded in 1961, Luxair is a key player and major employer in the economy of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and the surrounding Greater Region.


Luxair offers fast air service to most of Europe’s largest cities, business centers and international hubs. The airline stands for Safe and Clean travelling and prides itself upon providing maximum flexibility to its business clients and quality travel to its leisure customers.


Luxair offers a wide range of package deals and thematic holidays through its tour operating division. Products are tailored to suit a great variety of vacation desires and all budgets, always in line with highest quality and safety standards.


As the unique airport service provider at Luxembourg airport, Luxair takes care of Passenger Assistance and all tasks relating to fast and efficient servicing of landed aircraft. Luxair’s Catering division is responsible for preparing appetizing inflight meals and loading them on-time in the best freshness conditions.


Luxair’s air freight division handles every kind of merchandise with ease and efficiency and is considered one of the largest freight distribution centers in Europe.

GOVERNANCE

  • Giovanni Giallombardo

    Giovanni Giallombardo

    Chairman of the Board of Directors

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Françoise Thoma

    Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors

    Chief Executive Officer, Banque et Caisse d’Epargne de l’Etat

     

    Romolo Bardin

    Member of the Board of Directors

    Member of the Board of Directors, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer, Delfin S.à.r.l.

     

    Marcel Leyers

    Member of the Board of Directors

    Chief Executive Officer, Chairman of the Executive Committee, Banque Internationale à Luxembourg

     

    Guy Rosseljong

    Member of the Board of Directors

    Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Banque et Caisse d’Epargne de l’Etat

     

    Jean-Louis Thill

    Member of the Board of Directors

    Ambassador, Director of European Affairs and International economic relations, Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs

     

    Tom Weisgerber

    Member of the Board of Directors

    First Government Advisor, Ministry of Mobility und Public Works

     

    Helder De Oliveira Borges

    Member of the Board of Directors

    LuxairGroup personnel representative

     

    Patrick Streff

    Member of the Board of Directors

    LuxairGroup personnel representative

     

    Stéphanie Olinger

    Member of the Board of Directors

    LuxairGroup personnel representative

     

    Marc Reiter

    Government Commissioner for Luxair S.A.

    Attaché, Chargé de Direction, Ministry of Mobility and Public Works

  • Gilles Feith

    Gilles Feith

    Chief Executive Officer

    Born the first of June 1976 in Luxembourg, Gilles Feith has always been passionate to work with motivated people to help move things in the right direction. He has a wide expertise in new technologies. Result-oriented, he held various management positions in the private and public sectors until he became Director of the Government IT Center in 2014 and First Government Counselor to the Minister of Defense in 2019. Seeking a new challenge, he was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Luxair in June 2020, in the midst of the Covid-19 crisis.

     

    Alberto Kunkel

    Executive Vice-President Tour Operating

    Alberto Kunkel, born in 1962 in Porto-Alegre (Brazil) began his career with TAP, the national Portuguese flag carrier 1987 as Operations Agent and Deputy station Manager. During his 2 years with TAP, he assumed positions in three different cities, Munich, Hamburg and Vienna (Austria).
    In 1989, he joined Air-France's German operations as District Sales Manager for Southwest Germany. He then steadily rose through the ranks over the next 9 years, to become Director of Sales, Central Germany.

    In 1999, he is in search of new challenges and joins Luxair as Assistant Vice-President Sales and Marketing for the Airline and Tour operator. Once again, Alberto Kunkel rises through the echelons at Luxair and is holding today the position of Executive Vice-President Tour Operating.

     

    Marc Schroeder

    Executive Vice-President Finance

    Marc Schroeder, born in 1964, started his career as Treasurer of the ARBED Group from 1989-1994 based in Luxembourg.

    In 1995, looking for an international challenge, he moved to the United States as CFO and VP Strategy of TrefilARBED Arkansas, Inc., a manufacturing company of the ARBED Group in the US.

    From 2001-2003, he joined the Arcelor Corporate Controlling team based in Luxembourg and in charge of Long Steel products on a worldwide basis.

    In 2004, he was named General Manager Finance & Legal of the Wire Products division of the ArcelorMittal Group with operations in Europe, the US & Asia.

    Seeking a new challenge, Marc Schroeder joined Luxair in 2014.

     

    Martin Isler

    Executive Vice-President Accountable Manager Airline

    Martin Isler, born in 1956, began his career in the tourism sector.

    He joined Luxair in 2005 after having pursued a successful career serving Swissair, Sabena and later Swiss International Airlines Ltd for over 20 years where he occupied positions such as Marketing Managing Director and VP Sales & Market Development. He lastly filled the position of Executive Vice-President Network & Strategy with Swiss.

    From July 2005 to June 2019, he held the position of Executive Vice-President Airline.

    As of July 2019, he exclusively focuses on his duties as Accountable Manager Airline.

    Until October 2019, he was also Vice-President and dedicated member of the ERA (European Regions Airline association) board for more than 10 years.

 

 

LG shareholding

 

 

 

Shareholding

Participations

Cargolux Airlines International S.A. 35.10%
Luxfuel S.A. 40%
Euro Moselle Loisirs 35%
Objectif Lune 35%
Master LeaseCo 35.10%

 

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