SunExpress, the Lufthansa and Turkish Airlines joint venture, has appointed Lufthansa CCO Jens Bischof as CEO, effective Jan. 1, 2017. Bischof succeeds Jaan Albrecht who requested an early termination of his contract and will step down at the end of December. Albrecht will become CEO of Saudi Arabian Airlines, effective Jan. 8, 2017. Bischof joined Lufthansa in 1990. Kurt Hofmann hofmann.aviation@netway.at

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