Clément Fau, an experienced specialist in the field, has been appointed by American Airlines Cargo to serve as its new Country Sales Manager for France. He will oversee the activities of the airline’s sales staff in France while being based at its French headquarters at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) and reporting to Emma Oliver, Sales Director for EMEA & APAC.In his new position with the biggest airline in the world, Fau brings over two decades of expertise in the aviation and freight industries.
He formerly held the position of Key Accounts and Pharma Sales Manager at Air France KLM Martinair Cargo. Fau assisted the customer service team located in Lyon throughout her four years as a sales manager before taking on that position.
“We are delighted to have such an experienced individual as Clément join our team to drive forward our already exceptional operation in France. His knowledge and expertise of moving pharma products by air will be invaluable as we expand and grow our range of specialist vertical products,” says Oliver.
CDG is an important hub for American cargo activities in Europe, supporting both local and trucked freight from neighbouring regions. Most recently, the carrier exported more than 160 tonnes of fresh flowers out of CDG to the U.S. for the Valentine’s Day holiday.