Cathay Pacific names senior vice president, Americas

Cathay Pacific Airways said it has appointed Philippe Lacamp to senior vice president, Americas.

In this role, Lacamp will oversee all facets of Cathay Pacific´s operations and commercial activities in the Americas, and will be based in the company´s US headquarters in San Francisco.

Lacamp joined Cathay Pacific Airway´s parent company, Swire, in 1992 and has held a wide range of positions within the group. Born and educated in the United Kingdom, he graduated from Durham University.

Cathay Pacific Airways flies daily to Hong Kong and beyond, including over 22 destinations in Mainland China, from six cities in the USA and two in Canada: Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York (JFK), Newark Liberty, San Francisco, Vancouver and Toronto; and offers cargo flights to 16 cities across the Americas.