Pereira Replaces Abbot As PNG Air CEO
PNG Air Limited has announced its new acting chief executive officer replacing Paul Abbot who ceased employment with the company.
PNG Air’s chief financial officer and company secretary Anthony Pereira is now the acting CEO.
His appointment was made by the board of directors for the company.
Mr Pereira has more than 30 years senior management experience in multiple industries such as aviation, travel and hospitality throughout the world and holds a bachelor’s degree in banking and finance and a master of business degree in accounting from Monash University, Melbourne.
He is a CPA (Australia) in addition to Fellowships of the Institute of Certified Management Accountants and the Institute of Public Accountants (Australia).
William Lamur, chairman of the PNG Air board, will be engaged on an advisory level by the organisation.