JetBlue appoints general counsel/corporate secretary

JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) has announced it has named Brandon Nelson as the corporation´s General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, the company said.

Nelson will lead JetBlue´s Legal, Ethics and Compliance, Cybersecurity, and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) efforts. He will report to JetBlue´s Chief Executive Officer, Robin Hayes.

Nelson joined JetBlue in 2005 and previously served as Director, Corporate Counsel and Assistant Secretary before being promoted in 2009 to Vice President, Associate General Counsel.

Prior to JetBlue, Nelson practiced corporate and business litigation law at firms in California and New York, including Shearman & Sterling.

JetBlue is New York´s Hometown Airline, and a leading carrier in Boston, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood, Los Angeles (Long Beach), Orlando, and San Juan. JetBlue carries more than 40 million customers a year to 100+ cities.