Hong Kong Express (HKE) has appointed Luo Cheng as CEO effective January 26, 2018. Luo has previously been Co-Chairman and Chief Executive of Africa World Airlines, and Chairman of Suparna Airlines Co. He has 20 years of aviation experience in flight operations, corporate governance and sales management.
Former HKE CEO Andrew Cowen stepped down in November 2017, and was replaced with Zhong Guosong as acting CEO and Executive Chairman. Zhong had previously been HKE Vice President. He will continue as Executive Chairman after Luo’s appointment as CEO.
HKE had already named Li Dianchun as its new President on October 31, 2017. Li was previously CCO for Hong Kong Airlines, which is also an HNA Group carrier.