Peter Glade, born on August 13, 1977 in Essen, Germany, has been the Commercial Director (CCO) of SunExpress, one of the Europe’s leading leisure airlines, since 2016.
Glade started his career in 1997, as management trainee at Lufthansa, while studying. After his graduation in 2000, he joined the renown consulting company Accenture in their airline strategy practice. In 2004, he joined Star Alliance Services GmbH as Manager Corporate Sales Strategy and was promoted to Director Sales & Market Development in 2007. In 2012, Glade joined Austrian Airlines as VP Partner Management and Strategy and was part of the leadership team running the turn-around, while also managing projects directly for the LH Group Board until he joined the SunExpress family in 2016.
Glade characterizes himself as “three P leader”: Proven turn-around manager, profitability aficionado and proud family father. He enjoys working cross-cultures and travelling the world.
Glade lives in Frankfurt where SunExpress Commercial operation is based since 1989.