Air Canada appoints chief commercial officer

Air Canada has named Lucie Guillemette to the position of executive vice president and chief commercial officer, the company said.

Guillemette previously served the airline as senior vice president, revenue optimization. She is based at the airline´s Montreal headquarters, joins the executive committee and continues to report to Benjamin Smith, president, passenger airlines.

In her role, she will be responsible for Air Canada´s commercial strategy and revenue generation, including marketing, sales, network planning and revenue management.

Air Canada is a Canadian domestic and international airline serving more than 200 airports on six continents. Air Canada provides scheduled passenger service directly to 64 airports in Canada, 54 in the United States and 90 in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Australia, the Caribbean, Mexico, Central America and South America.