Viva Macau Appoints Con Korfiatis as CEO
(Macau, 12 June 2007) Following last week's news of Viva Macau
's expansion with a number of key new routes, the airline today announced the appointment of Con Korfiatis
as its new Chief Executive.
, who is currently Viva's
Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, has over 17 years of senior management experience in the industry in some of the region's most successful airlines, including Qantas and Singapore Airlines
...Mr Korfiatis was also the founding Chief Executive for Jetstar Asia, a Singapore based low cost airline. Mr Korfiatis
replaces Andrew Pyne, who resigned earlier in the month for personal reasons.
said, "I would like to thank the board and shareholders of Viva Macau
for their vote of confidence, and thank Andrew for his vision in bringing Viva Macau
to its successful launch last December.
I'm also delighted to be handing over to such a capable and experienced airline executive as Con
We are delighted that Con
has agreed to step up to the Chief Executive position as Viva Macau
prepares for rapid network expansion to a host of new destinations."