ATR appoints Maggie Bergsma as Head of Communications and Corporate Branding

Toulouse, 13 July, 2018 – ATR announces the appointment of Maggie Bergsma as Head of Communications and Corporate Branding for ATR. Maggie joins ATR from Airbus Defence and Space where she held several senior communication roles for the last seven years after having been with Airbus Commercial Communications for eight years, and spending 15 years in international consultancy prior to that. Maggie will report to Chief Executive Officer Christian Scherer.

“We are very happy to welcome a great Communications leader to the ATR family. Maggie brings a wealth of experience and skills to further strengthen our Communications and Branding team. We look forward to her engagement in taking ATR into the future” said Christian Scherer.

Maggie commented: “I am thrilled to join ATR, a fast moving and modern enterprise with an energetic culture, not to mention its unique combination of the Airbus and Leonardo DNA.”

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About ATR

ATR is the world number one regional aircraft manufacturer with its ATR 42 and 72 aircraft the best-selling aircraft in the less than 90-seat market segment. In 2019 the company had a turnover of US$1.6 billion. The unifying vision of the company’s 1,400 employees is to help everyone, no matter where they are in the world, to connect and develop in a responsible manner. Thanks to the efficiency of turboprop technology and the benefits of the company’s focus on continuous innovation, ATR aircraft open more than 100 new routes every year, burn up to 40% less fuel and emit up to 40% less CO2 than regional jets. For all of these reasons, ATR aircraft have been chosen by some 200 companies in 100 countries around the world. ATR is a joint-venture between Airbus and Leonardo.