KLM gets new MD

Mr. M.F.N.E. Michel Coumans, currently Senior Vice President Operations Control & Fleet Services, is being appointed Managing Director KLM cityhopper / Chief Executive Officer KLM cityhopper UK.
In taking up his new position, Mr. Coumans will be succeeding Ms. E.F. (Elfrieke) van Galen (44). Effective October 1, 2006, Ms. Van Galen will be appointed to a new position within the KLM Group, for which she will be preparing in the months ahead.