SEAIR appoints Olive Ramos as new CEO

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jan 17 2013 12:18 PM | Updated as of Jan 18 2013 01:12 AM

Olive Ramos, SEAIR CEO

MANILA, Philippines - Budget carrier Southeast Asian Airlines (SEAIR) appointed Olive Ramos, former president of logistics company DHL Supply Chain Philippines, as chief executive officer.

Ramos takes over the post from Patrick Tan who has been with the company since February 2005.

Ramos was previously president and managing director of DHL Supply Chain Philippines from 2006 to 2012.

"We are pleased to welcome Olive Ramos to the SEAIR team. With her strong logistics and financial background, capabilities in organizational development and operations, and intricate understanding of the Philippine market, we are confident that she will be able to steer our Philippine operations forward,” said SEAIR chairman Koay Peng Yen.

Koay said Tan will remain with SEAIR as part of the senior management team.

SEAIR is currently a 40 percent-owned associate airline of Tiger Airways Holdings.

Ramos holds a Master of Business Administration from De La Salle University and a bachelor’s degree in accountancy from the Polytechnic University of the Philippines.