Italy-based Lufthansa subsidiary Air Dolomiti has appointed Jorg Eberhart as its new president and CEO, effective Sept. 1. Eberhart replaces CEO Michael Kraus who is leaving the company after 11 years.

Eberhart is former Air Dolomiti VP-marketing, network and commercial from 2007 and 2010. He was also a leader of Lufthansa’s cost-cutting program SCORE.