The Supervisory Board of Deutsche Lufthansa AG has appointed Carsten Spohr as chairman and CEO, succeeding Christoph Franz effective May 1. Spohr currently oversees the business segment of Lufthansa Passenger Airlines as a board member. Franz is under contract until May 31. He told ATW in Vienna recently that he will complete his term before taking up his new position as chairman of Swiss healthcare firm Roche, where he is a board member. Lufthansa supervisory board chairman Wolfgang ...

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