Wizz Air names commercial director

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George Michalopoulos will be promoted to the position of Commercial Director at Hungary’s low-fare airline Wizz Air, according to a press release issued today.

Effective September 1, Michalopoulos is to take over the position from György Abrán, who is leaving the firm after 12 years, Wizz Air said. In his new position, Michalopoulos, who joined the company in 2010, will report to CEO József Váradi, according to the press release.

Before joining Wizz Air, Michalopoulos worked at Flybaboo and Blu-Express, gaining experience in the field of commerce and revenue management, the release said.

“I am happy that today’s announcement is once again about the promotion of a serious talent from our team,” Váradi said. “In the past six years, George has shown how committed he is and how strong his leading competences are.”

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