Girma Wakie has been appointed President and Chairman of the Ethiopian Airlines Group
Former CEO of Ethiopian Airlines, Girma Wake has been appointed President and Chairman of Ethiopian Airlines Group.
According to The Reporter, former Speaker of the House of Peoples’ Representatives, Abadula Gemeda, has resigned and Girma Wake, a former member of the board, has been appointed.
In addition to chairing the board, Girma Wake has been appointed president of the Ethiopian Airlines Group, sources said.
Girma has been appointed as President of Ethiopian Airlines for only one year and his main mission is to build a stable management team at Ethiopian.
According to sources, there will be an executive of Ethiopian Airlines under the President under the new structure.
According to sources, Girma has been appointed as the President of the Ethiopian Airlines Group by the newly formed Ethiopian Investment Holdings.
Mamo Mihretu, CEO of Ethiopian Investment Holdings, declined to comment to The Reporter.
Tewolde G. Mariam, who previously served as CEO of Ethiopian Airlines, has resigned, according to The Reporter.
In an email to the management of the institute, Tewolde stated that he could not continue in office due to health problems and that he had voluntarily retired from his post.
Tewolde was the CEO of Ethiopia Airlines, who has served in various capacities for 37 years.
According to sources, members of the board of directors of the Ethiopian Airlines are currently in a meeting.