Eurlings resigns, Elbers appointed KLM boss

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has announced that Pieter Elbers has been appointed by the KLM supervisory board as president and CEO of KLM, replacing Camiel Eurlings.


Elbers appointed KLM boss Eurlings resigns


KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has announced that Pieter Elbers has been appointed by the KLM supervisory board as president and CEO of KLM, replacing Camiel Eurlings.

Th anking Eurlings for his contributions during the four years of his tenure at KLM, the KLM supervisory board said that in view of the expiry of his current term in April 2015, Eurlings decided in joint consultation with the KLM supervisory board to withdraw with immediate effect as president and CEO in order to pave the way for his successor. Elbers (44), president and CEO of KLM, started his career at KLM in 1992 and held until today the position of COO and deputy CEO of KLM. He is a member of KLM’s statutory board of managing directors since April 2012.