April 29, 2021
Colombia's Avianca Holdings said it has named Adrian Neuhauser as its new CEO after the former head, Anko van der Werff, stepped down to take the top job at Scandinavian airline SAS, according to a securities filing.
Neuhauser joined Avianca as CFO in June 2019, leaving Credit Suisse's investment banking division in Chile to steer the Colombian airline's through Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.
Van der Werff will join Avianca's board of directors and act as an adviser "to help ensure a smooth
Adrian Neuhauser moves up from CFO as the former CEO takes the top job at Scandinavian airline SAS