WFS announces appointment of new managing director for UK cargo

posted on 17th September 2019 by William Hayes
WFS announces appointment of new managing director for UK cargo

Air cargo handler Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has announced the appointment of Paul Carmody as managing director of its cargo operations in the United Kingdom.

Carmody joined WFS in 2009 and worked as head of UK operations prior to this promotion, having previously worked at Menzies Aviation in Canada and the USA.

“Paul thoroughly deserves this promotion. With his solid experience and operational skills, he will provide the leadership to grow our UK Cargo business and ensure we achieve our performance objectives in the coming years,” said John Batten, Executive Vice President Cargo, EMEAA.

“Led by WFS’ core values and our number one priority of delivering the highest standards of safety, security and service, Paul will be responsible for building on our long-term success in the UK cargo handling market by ensuring we consistently meet the expectations of our growing airline customer portfolio.”

Carmody’s new position will see him manage all aspects of the company’s UK cargo operations, which currently handles close to 600,000 tonnes per annum for 40 airline customers at facilities in London,  Manchester, Glasgow and UK regional airports.