Francine Gayrard

Head of Airport Procurement

Prior to Norwegian, Francine lead the strategic sourcing, delivery and supplier management for ground handling services across International Airlines Group (IAG) GBS worldwide network and lead multi-cultural team of Senior Buyers through a series of organizational transformation in an international environment in the area of airline operation.

Ahead of this position, Francine managed procurement of ground handling and cargo services for British Airways across Northern, Eastern, Southern Europe and Africa. Portfolio of 110 contracts, circa €80m annual value.

Ahead of this position, Francine managed budget production, sourcing and facilities management for Air France-KLM Cargo in the UK and Ireland, prioritizing and leading multiple projects in varied fields to maximise overall business unit performance.