- Budapest-based budget carrier Wizz Air said it had appointed Nike executive Joel Goldberg to the newly-created position of chief digital officer.

Goldberg was currently senior director technology, Europe for Nike and would take up his position at Wizz on 1 October.

The airline also announced that it had appointed chief corporate officer Owain Jones to the position of UK managing director.

Wizz was planning to grow its Luton-based fleet of UK aircraft to nine Airbus A320 and A321 by the end of 2018.

Current head of legal, Marion Geoffroy, would become chief corporate officer. At 1:38pm: [LON:WIZZ] Wizz Air Holdings Plc share price was -4p at 3189p

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