The Lufthansa Group supervisory board has appointed telecommunications expert Thorsten Dirks as the new CEO of low-cost carrier (LCC) Eurowings and Aviation Services, effective May 1, 2017. He will succeed Karl Ulrich Garnadt, who will retire April 30, 2017 when his contract expires. Dirks has a three-year contract and will take office in Cologne, the Eurowings Group headquarters. Dirks, who has held a wide variety of positions in the telecommunications sector, has been CEO of Telefonica ...

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