Senior VP to depart Air France-KLM

Tjalling Smit has made the decision to leave Air France-KLM and join NS Dutch Railways where he will take up the position of Chief Commercial Officer and member of the Executive Board, the company said.

Smit joined KLM in 2001 and has occupied various roles in sales. From January 2015, he was SVP Digital in the Air France-KLM marketing, digital, and communication division.

Smit will leave Air France-KLM on 31 March 2017.

Air France, headquartered in Tremblay-en-France (north of Paris), is a subsidiary of the Air France–KLM Group and a founding member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance.