Sunrise Airways names Rafal Orlowski as Commercial Director

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed April 19, 2017 12:48

Sunrise Airways names Rafal Orlowski as Commercial Director

Sunrise Airways has expanded its executive team with the appointment of Rafal Orlowski to the position of Commercial Director. A native of Poland, Orlowski carries more than 18 years of aviation industry experience directing sales, revenue management, and commercial development for such notable European carriers as LOT Polish Airlines, Centralwings, OLT Express Poland.

“To operate as a world-class airline requires world-class talent throughout our organization, particularly at the managerial level,” said Philippe Bayard, President of Sunrise Airways. “A seasoned aviation pro like Rafal fits the bill, giving us the type of leadership we need to grow our route network and better serve the broader Caribbean.”

Orlowski began his career in aviation with LOT Polish Airlines, serving as an analyst and systems administrator specializing in market forecasting, competitive business analysis, and route optimization. He later moved to Centralwings, Ltd., initially serving as route development manager before being promoted to director of sales. In his three years as commercial director with OLT Express Poland, Orlowski was instrumental in restructuring the airline, advancing the business model from a strictly charter operation to include a mix of regularly scheduled service and charter business.

Orlowski’s broad experience in aviation also includes several consulting projects supporting C-level managers in the areas of market analysis, sales, and revenue management.

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed April 19, 2017 12:48