BA swoops on bus company’s finance chief

first_img Share BRITISH?Airways (BA) has poached the finance boss of train and bus operator Go-Ahead to become its new chief financial officer.BA said Nick Swift would join the flag carrier on 7 March next year, replacing Keith Williams, who becomes chief executive of the company when its merger with Spanish rival Iberia goes ahead.BA’s current chief executive, Willie Walsh, will become chief of the new holding group under the merger, International Consolidated Airlines.Swift, who began his career in financial management with Air New Zealand, said he was pleased to be returning to the aviation industry.“Go-Ahead has been a great place to work and to get things done,” he said. “I definitely would have stayed longer if the role at BA hadn’t come my way.”Go-Ahead’s chief executive Keith Ludeman, who is also stepping down in July next year, said Swift had managed to do a great deal in his time at Go-Ahead and wished him success.“I have thoroughly enjoyed working with Nick and we have achieved a great deal together,”?he said.“I understand why Nick felt he couldn’t refuse this opportunity to return to the aviation sector and I?wish him every success.” Monday 22 November 2010 7:53 pm KCS-content whatsapp whatsappcenter_img Tags: NULL BA swoops on bus company’s finance chief Show Comments ▼ Read This Next’A Quiet Place Part II’ Sets Pandemic Record in Debut WeekendFamily ProofHiking Gadgets: Amazon Deals Perfect For Your Next AdventureFamily ProofYoga for Beginners: 3 Different Types of Yoga You Should TryFamily ProofBack on the Rails for Summer New York to New Orleans, Savannah and MiamiFamily ProofAmazon roars for MGM’s lion, paying $8.45 billion for studio behind JamesFamily ProofIndian Spiced Vegetable Nuggets: Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofNew England Patriots’ Cam Newton says no extra motivation from Mac Jones’SportsnautTortilla Mango Cups: Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofWhat to Know About ‘Loki’ Ahead of Disney+ Premier on June 9Family Proof by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStoryTotal PastThe Ingenious Reason There Are No Mosquitoes At Disney WorldTotal PastMoneyPailShe Was Famous, Now She Works In {State}MoneyPailSerendipity TimesInside Coco Chanel’s Eerily Abandoned Mansion Frozen In TimeSerendipity TimesZen HeraldNASA’s Voyager 2 Has Entered Deep Space – And It Brought Scientists To Their KneesZen HeraldMagellan TimesThis Is Why The Roy Rogers Museum Has Been Closed For GoodMagellan TimesWanderoamIdentical Twins Marry Identical Twins – But Then The Doctor Says, “STOP”WanderoamElite HeraldExperts Discover Girl Born From Two Different SpeciesElite HeraldHealthyGem”My 600-lb Life” Star Dropped 420 Pounds, See Her NowHealthyGemlast_img read more