Swiss appoints new head of cargo

Swiss has appointed Ashwin Bhat as its new head of cargo. He will assume his new duties on 1 October.


Swiss has appointed Ashwin Bhat as its new head of cargo. He will assume his new duties on 1 October. Bhat, who is currently head of global area management at Swiss WorldCargo, succeeds Oliver Evans, who has decided to step down from the post after some 13 years.

Bhat, who is 46 and an Indian national, joined Swiss WorldCargo in 2002. After several years serving in various capacities within pricing, revenue management and controlling, he was appointed head of area management Asia, Middle East & Africa in 2010. Responsibility for the Americas was added to his remit in November 2012. For the last two years he has served as Swiss WorldCargo’s head of global area management, in overall charge of worldwide sales of the Swiss cargo product.