Amsterdam, July 14, 2017 – SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has announced the appointment of Nico Van der Linden as Vice President of Cargo Alliance, effective from 1st July 2017.
With over 30 years of cargo experience, Van der Linden brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the role. Previous positions include management posts at both KLM Cargo and AIR FRANCE KLM Cargo, as well as time spent working in some of the world’s most prominent transport hubs, including Paris, Dubai and Amsterdam.
Having worked with numerous international organizations, Van der Linden has accumulated experience across several key areas, including commercial, customer service and operations, in both central and regional functions.
In his new role, Van der Linden will be tasked with further strengthening the SkyTeam Cargo alliance by working closely with the 12 cargo members from around the world. In recent years, SkyTeam Cargo has implemented several initiatives and technological advances that have made it easier for customers to do business with the alliance partners.
Van der Linden is expected to build on these successes and further enhance the customer’s interactions with SkyTeam Cargo members.
About SkyTeam Cargo:
SkyTeam Cargo is the leading global airline cargo alliance, aligning SkyTeam’s member airlines around the world. Its 12 members include, Aeroflot Cargo, Aerolineas Argentinas Cargo, Aeromexico Cargo, Air France Cargo, Alitalia Cargo, China Airlines, China Cargo Airlines, China Southern Cargo, Czech Airlines Cargo, Delta Cargo, KLM Cargo, and Korean Air Cargo. Through one of the world's most extensive hub networks, SkyTeam Cargo offers its customers a worldwide system of over 900 destinations in more than 175 countries, while still providing a consistent standard of performance, quality and detailed attention to service.SkyTeam Cargo partners adopt four common product branding - Equation, Variation, Cohesion, and Dimension.