Dorothea von Boxberg

Dorothea von Boxberg became the new CEO of Brussels Airlines in April 2023. With her appointment, she also assumed the role of the “Representative of the Executive Board to the European Commission.”

Prior, she served as the Chairperson of the Executive Board and CEO of Lufthansa Cargo AG since 1 March 2021. Her responsibilities include Business Development and Cooperation, Legal Affairs, Communications and Corporate Responsibility, Information Management, and Digital Transformation, as well as Finance and Controlling.

Von Boxberg began her professional career in 1999 at the strategic management consultancy Boston Consulting Group. She worked in various industries and several countries. In 2005, she left to join the Star Alliance management company, where she was responsible for strategy.

In 2007, she took her örst position at Lufthansa in the ‘Strategy and Subsidiaries’ division, which she headed from 2009 onwards. From 2012, she was responsible for the customer experience of Lufthansa Passenger Airlines on board as well as on the ground in several positions.

In 2015, von Boxberg moved to Lufthansa Cargo and headed the Global Sales Management division. In August 2018, she was appointed to the Executive Board of Lufthansa Cargo AG as Chief Commercial Officer. Von Boxberg studied Industrial Engineering at TU Berlin and as part of a double degree program at ESCP Paris.