04/10/2012

Gian Carlo Alessi is appointed Head of Cargo at EuroAirport

EuroAirport management is pleased to announce the appointment of Gian Carlo Alessi as Head of the Cargo Department at EuroAirport. Mr Alessi is to take up his position on 1 November 2012.

As a member of the Management Team, Gian Carlo Alessi is responsible for the development of all cargo activities at the EuroAirport site.

Following a commercial apprenticeship as a forwarding agent at Danzas AG in Basel, Gian Carlo Alessi continued to further his training in the areas of HR, Change Management and Integration. Mr Alessi has over 14 years of professional experience in the air freight sector and has accumulated international experience at various airports in Europe.

During his career, Mr Alessi has occupied different positions in the areas of customer services, field sales and air freight management.

In 2004 Mr Alessi moved to Linz Airport as team leader for Customer Services, Austria at KLM Cargo, where he stayed for a year before taking up the position of Customer Service Manager Germany/Austria at Air France – KLM Cargo, based at Frankfurt am Main Airport.

After returning from abroad to take up the post of Sales Manager Switzerland at Air France – KLM Cargo at Zurich Airport in 2008, Gian Carlo Alessi was appointed Cargo Manager Switzerland and a member of the management team for the Italy/Switzerland region at Air France – KLM & Martinair Cargo in mid 2009.

Gian Carlo Alessi is of Italian nationality. He speaks German, Italian and Spanish with native fluency and also speaks English and French. He was born in Basel, is 34 years old and married.