Nuttall confirmed as SriLankan CEO

Seasoned aviation professional Richard Nuttall has had his role as chief executive confirmed by SriLankan Airlines.

Richard Nuttall confirmed as CEO at the Sri Lankan national carrier

He had been in an acting CEO capacity since December having joined the airline as chief commercial officer in November.

He was previously appointed as VP Commercial Transformation at Saudi Arabian Airlines in 2016, later progressing to VP Sales. Before that he had been in a chief commercial role at Royal Jordanian and Kenya Airways and chief executive at Bahrain Air.