United Airlines declares expanded responsibilities for executive leadership team

Posted By : MRO Business Today

Jun 16, 2017: United Airlines, a major American airline headquartered in Chicago, Illinois expanded roles for three members of the executive leadership team. Brett Hart is selected as Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel, Linda Jojo as Executive Vice President, Technology and Chief Digital Officer and Andrew Nocella is named as Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer.

Oscar Munoz, chief executive officer of United Airlines, said, “The expanded roles we announced further strengthen United’s world-class leadership team. We are in a better position than ever to serve our customers, lead our employees, and achieve our goal of building the world’s best airline.”Besides leading the company’s legal, corporate real estate, corporate security, community, and government and regulatory affairs teams, Hart will now oversee worldwide communications. He was previously executive vice president and general counsel. Senior vice president of corporate communications Jim Olson will now report to Hart.Jojo will lead the strategy, development and deployment of United’s e-commerce, mobile app and commercial web platforms in addition to her existing responsibility for United’s technology platforms and analytics. Jojo was previously executive vice president and chief information officer. In addition to overseeing the network, commercial and pricing and revenue management strategy, Nocella will be responsible for marketing and MileagePlus. He was previously executive vice president and chief revenue officer.

Hart and Jojo will continue to report to Munoz. Nocella will continue to report to Scott Kirby, president of United Airlines.

Originally published at www.mrobusinesstoday.com.