Air NZ chief takes seat with Virgin board

JOHN ANTHONY
Last updated 11:02 07/07/2014
AIR NZ CHIEF: Christopher Luxon.
Fairfax NZ
AIR NZ CHIEF: Christopher Luxon.

Relevant offers

Industries

First night flight lands at Queenstown airport Crackdown on slave fishing crews: foreign charter vessels must reflag to New Zealand Heat goes on Hamilton City Council staff over incomplete work Australian pet brand Petstock plans aggressive expansion in NZ Tim Murphy: Hilary Barry's popularity would rival the Prime Minister's Mediaworks' week of hell with Hilary Barry's resignation Editorial: Hilary is gone, and so too the cool dispassion of the newsreaders of the past Labour says Argentinian court case raises questions for OIO Kiwi Property open to sale of Wellington's Majestic Centre and Porirua's North City Dick Smith's misfortune proves a boon for other retailers

Air New Zealand chief executive Christopher Luxon has taken his seat on the Virgin Australia board.

Air New Zealand owns almost 26 per cent in Virgin Australia, making it the airline's largest single shareholder.

Luxon was joined on the board last week by representatives from fellow major airline shareholders in Virgin Australia, Singapore Airlines chief executive Goh Choon Phong and Etihad chief executive James Hogan.

The three airlines and Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Group collectively own about 79 per cent of Virgin Australia.

The remaining six directors include five independent directors and Virgin Australia managing director John Borghetti.

Ad Feedback

- Stuff

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content