Changes to the Executive Management Board of gategroup

ZURICH Glattbrugg, February 3, 2021

gategroup Holding AG (“gategroup”) today announced the following changes to its Executive Management Board (EMB).

After 10 years with the group, Jann Fisch has decided to step down from the EMB effective today and take a new role outside of the airline catering industry.

Xavier Rossinyol, gategroup Chief Executive Officer, said:

“As leader of APAC for the past 5 years, Jann has successfully enlarged our business and customer portfolio, expanding our footprint from eight to eleven countries to include Korea, Cambodia and Macau, and has developed a highly performing team who will successfully take over. We wish him continued success in his new endeavours”.

The EMB will be reduced from six (6) to the current five (5) members and the APAC region will be led by Andreas Weber, President & MD APAC, reporting to Xavier Rossinyol, group Chief Executive Officer.


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gategroup is the global leader in airline catering, retail-on-board and hospitality products and services. gategroup provides passengers with superior culinary and retail experiences, leveraging innovation and advanced technology solutions. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, gategroup delivers operational excellence through the most extensive catering network in the aviation industry, serving more than 700 million passengers annually from over 200 operating units in over 60 countries/territories across all continents. In 2019, gategroup reached CHF 4.9 billion in revenues generated by approximately 43,000 employees worldwide. For further information, please visit

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