Heilbron elected Chairman of Star Alliance’s Chief Executive Board

New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Global airline pact Star Alliance on Friday said Pedro Heilbron, Chief Executive Officer of Copa Holdings and Copa Airlines has been elected as new Chairman of its Chief Executive Board (CEB).

The company said that in his role as the CEB Chairman, Heilbron will conduct the two annual board meetings and act as the designated spokesperson for the board.

“I’m looking forward to working with the board over the next two years in fostering further commercial cooperation among the member carriers,” Heilbron was quoted as saying in the statement.

“We will continue to focus on delivering a seamless travel experience and maintaining the loyalty of customers through superior service and convenience.”

Currently, the Star Alliance network offers more than 18,450 daily flights to 1,300 airports in 190 countries.