Change at the top for Swissport France and Basel

Aug. 22. Georges Peter, who headed Swissair's Basel station for many years and has been CEO of Swissport Basel AG since its creation in 1994, has been named CEO of Swissport France. He will be succeeded at Swissport Basel by Stefan Resele.

Georges Peter moves to Nice to take up his new assignment on October 1. He takes over from Jan Tindemans, who will be leaving the Swissair Group at the end of August. Full arrangements have already been made for the September transition period.

Georges Peter will be succeeded as CEO of Swissport Basel by Stefan Resele. Having served as a station manager for several years and been with Swissport International since its ground handling subsidiary was established - first in Business Development and now as Executive VP Operations - Resele brings a wealth of experience to his new position. He assumes his new duties on October 1.