Posted on: 08 February 2016 by Mark Howells
Irene Tan has been appointed general manager Asia Pacific for Recaro Aircraft Seating, with immediate effect.
tBased in Hong Kong, Tan, will manage the Recaro Aircraft Seating business and operations in the APAC region, and furthermore oversee the site in Qingdao, Eastern China. "With Irene Tan, we can expand on our competence in this region and strengthen our position in the market. Moving closer to our customers will enable us to act even more quickly and more flexibly,” explains Dr. Mark Hiller, chief executive officer of Recaro Aircraft Seating.ttRecaro’s APAC sales organisation headed by René Lux, vice president of sales, will be integrated into the new Recaro Hub for the APAC region in Hong Kong and will report directly to Tan.ttPrior to joining Recaro Aircraft Seating, Tan was the regional director of marketing and product strategy at Panasonic Avionics Corporation, having previously worked with Singapore Airlines, Dragon Airlines and Cathay Pacific.t