KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Malaysia Airlines Berhad on
Friday appointed Captain Izham Ismail as group chief executive
officer designate with immediate effect following the departure
of Peter Bellew after just over a year in the job.
Izham, who has served as chief operating officer since last
November, will be the third person to take the CEO job in two
The airline said in a statement that Izham will officially
assume the post on Dec. 1, after Bellew completes administrative
leave. Izham has also been appointed as executive director of
(Reporting by Joseph Sipalan; editing by Jason Neely)
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