LONDON—KLM CEO Pieter Elbers will stay at the helm of the Dutch carrier and become Air France-KLM deputy CEO alongside the French unit’s CEO, Anne Rigail. Air France-KLM made the announcement in a Feb. 19 statement detailing a new management structure, which is aimed at simplifying decision-making and capturing synergies across the group. The plan was presented to Air France-KLM’s board of directors Feb. 19 by group CEO Benjamin Smith and unanimously approved. It calls for ...


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