Fiji´s National Airline, Fiji Airways, has appointed Stroebel Bekker as the Regional General Manager Sales for the Americas, to be based in Los Angeles, the company said.
Bekker will be responsible for all sales activities in the region. He will report to Executive General Manager for Sales and Marketing, Andrew Stanbury.
Bekker has an extensive background in tourism and aviation, specifically in the areas of sales and revenue management. He most recently lent his expertise to South African Airways in North America, where he led the regional sales team. Bekker amassed valuable experience, progressing through the ranks from marketing to business development, and later on to sales.
Founded in 1951, Fiji Airways Group comprises of Fiji Airways, Fiji´s National Airline and its subsidiaries: Fiji Link, its domestic and regional carrier, Pacific Call Comm Ltd, and a 38.75% stake in the Sofitel Fiji Resort & Spa on Denarau Island, Nadi. From its hubs at Nadi and Suva International Airports, Fiji Airways and Fiji Link serve 69 destinations in 15 countries (including code-share).