Thomas Sonntag takes over the management of Jettainer
Frankfurt / Munich, June 4th, 2019
Jettainer, the leading international service partner for outsourced unit load device (ULD) management, is about to change its top management. On 1 July, Thomas Sonntag takes over as Managing Director. He will then succeed Carsten Hernig, who, after five successful years in this function, will take on a new challenge as Head of Region Latin America & Caribbean in Sao Paolo at the parent company Lufthansa Cargo.
Thomas Sonntag holds a degree in mechanical engineering and has spent more than ten years in various management positions at Lufthansa Cargo acquiring comprehensive industry know-how and an excellent network of relevant stakeholders throughout the world. Previously, he held various management positions at Siemens and ABB, among others.
Harald Gloy, Chief Operations Officer at Lufthansa Cargo and member of Jettainer's Advisory Board, commented: "We would like to thank Carsten Hernig for his successful work and are delighted that he will remain with the Lufthansa family. As a proven supply chain expert and experienced manager, Thomas Sonntag will continue to drive Jettainer's success story forward. Digital topics, further international growth and the development of new business segments will be the focus." He adds: "We will continue to support Jettainer in the future to operate successfully in the market with innovative strength and agility."