Swissport today announced Richard Cawthra as the new Chief Commercial Officer for Swissport Western Europe. Richard brings years of experience from DHL where, as VP for Global Development, Aviation and Travel, he was responsible for driving a disruptive strategy to grow DHL’s Passenger Gateway Services in the aviation and transport markets.
With previous experience as VP for Global Strategic Products at DHL and at British Airways as Commercial and Strategic Development Manager, Richard brings to Swissport vast specialist experience in logistical services for passenger-based businesses.
Jason Holt, CEO of Swissport Western Europe, said: “I am very pleased to welcome Richard to our team. He brings a wealth of experience in passenger-based businesses which will be extremely valuable as we work for overcome the challenges of the Covid-19 outbreak, focus on developing our customer relationships and expanding our service offer”.