Frank Bauer became the new managing director and CFO of Eurowings on 1 September. He is responsible for Finance, HR and IT. He succeeds Jörg Beissel, who is joining the Lufthansa Group after three years as managing director and CFO of Eurowings.

Bauer says, “The Eurowings Group has put in a massive effort this year, laying down the groundwork for becoming one of Europe’s leading point-to-point airlines in the years to come. I am delighted to be part of the Eurowings Group team which has achieved significant growth over the past twelve months with approximately six million additional passengers, 77 additional aircraft and 3,000 new employees.”

Industrial engineer Frank Bauer is 37 years old, married and has two children.