JANUARY 23RD, 2017
ASL Aviation Group Welcomes New Executive
Dublin, Monday 23rd January 2017: ASL Aviation Group has confirmed a new member of the Group’s Executive Management. Ulf Weber will join the ASL Belgium team where he will take up the position of Chief Executive of ASL Airlines Belgium, formerly TNT Airways. Ulf will join from Aerologic GmbH in Leipzig/Halle Airport, Germany, where he is currently Managing Director and Accountable Manager.
Having studied Aeronautical Engineering in Berlin and conducted research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, he embarked on an extensive career in aviation that has seen him progress to senior executive roles in both passenger and cargo operations. His world-wide experience includes long-haul and short-haul networks with various aircraft types and he has achieved great success in key areas including safety, reliability, quality, network planning and cost and performance management.
“Ulf is an accomplished international aviation professional and his excellent record makes him a perfect fit for us,” said ASL Aviation Group Chief Executive, Hugh Flynn. “He is a high-achiever in all of the areas on which we focus with our corporate values, including ‘people’ where he has always excelled in leadership and team-building.”
Ulf will be assisted in transitioning to his new role by Colin Grant, ASL Airlines Chief Executive, Europe. Colin has been heavily involved in ASL Airlines Belgium since the acquisition of the then TNT Airways by ASL last year. As European CEO, Colin will continue to drive strategy and actively interact with the airline’s customers. He will support key relationships and the coordination of support companies.
Ulf Weber was born in Hamburg, Germany and is married with three children.