The global airline alliance, SkyTeam, has
appointed Kristin Colvile as Chief Executive Officer.
over 25 years’ of experience in the industry and will be joining
SkyTeam from Delta, where she has held leadership roles in
numerous divisions of Delta Air Lines and Northwest Airlines since
joining the company in 1993. Most recently, Kristin led Delta’s
cargo enterprise through a highly successful multi-year
"We’re very pleased to welcome Kristin onboard
as SkyTeam’s new CEO. She joins the alliance at an important
transitional phase, and we are absolutely confident that Kristin’s
extensive experience will help us to build the alliance of the
future for all 20 of our member airlines and their customers," said
Michael Wisbrun, SkyTeam’s Chairman.
Perry Cantarutti, former CEO and Managing
Director of SkyTeam, will be returning to Delta Air Lines to take
up the role of SVP of Alliances.
"We thank Perry for all his hard work over the
last three years. He brought many pivotal projects into fruition
that will continue to expand under Kristin’s guidance," said Wisbrun.