Tamur Goudarzi-Pour Named V.P. Sales, Americas, LH Group
Tamur Goudarzi-Pour will become Vice President of Sales, The Americas for Lufthansa Group, effective 01JAN.
Based at the company’s U.S. headquarters in East Meadow, NY, Goudarzi-Pour will be responsible for the Group’s passenger airline organization in North and South America, spearheading sales and marketing. He will also be instrumental in managing the commercial cooperation that the Lufthansa Group passenger airlines have with UA and AC under their transatlantic Joint Venture agreement.
In the Americas region, the Lufthansa Group Passenger Airlines currently operate 344 weekly frequencies to 22 destinations in the U.S. and Canada and 72 weekly frequencies to 11 destinations in 7 South American countries in the 2016 winter schedule.
“With Tamur Goudarzi-Pour, we have an extremely experienced manager with a breadth of international experience,” said Jens Bischof, Executive Vice President of Sales, Lufthansa Group Airlines & Chief Commercial Officer Hub Frankfurt. “I have full confidence that the Lufthansa Group Americas region will continue to thrive under his leadership.”
“Lufthansa’s global network is one of the brand’s most important differentiators. I look forward to bridging my work in the critical Americas market with my past experiences in many of Lufthansa’s other key regions,” said Goudarzi-Pour.
Since 2014 Tamur has held the position of V.P. Sales in the Middle East & Africa for LH, overseeing a sales division that encompasses more than 40 destinations in 27 countries.