Air Malta appoints new CEO

Air Malta appoints new CEO

Peter Davies has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Air Malta today.

He joins Malta’s national airline following his position as Managing Director of Air Southwest in the UK.

Mr. Davies has over 35 years experience in the aviation industry, both in passenger and express cargo operations and has served as CEO at SN Brussels Airlines, which he successfully launched as Sabena’s successor. During his term, Mr. Davies restored the airline’s stability after two years of operation by rationalizing the airline’s network and internal processes and focusing on yield management on European and African routes.

Peter Davies also oversaw the restructuring of BWIA into Caribbean Airlines.

His overall experience covers various aspects of global transportation and express logistics including senior Board positions in DHL based in Europe and the US.


A qualified pilot, Peter Davies has also held operational and marketing positions in Qantas and as Managing Director at XP Express Systems, a subsidiary of KLM.

Peter Davies was presented to the Air Malta Restructuring Committee today.