Rolf Jetzer elected new SWISS Chairman of the Board

22 September 2005

The new SWISS Board of Directors has elected Rolf Jetzer as its Chairman. The election was held at the Board’s first meeting today.

The new SWISS Board of Directors held its first meeting today immediately after the Extraordinary General Meeting at which it was elected. The Board itself elected Rolf Jetzer as its Chairman. It also elected Walter Bosch to serve as Deputy Chairman.

The five members of the new SWISS Board of Directors were elected – each for an ordinary term of office of three years – at the Extraordinary General Meeting which was held this morning. The new Board comprises Jacques Aigrain, Walter Bosch, Rolf Jetzer, Wolfgang Mayrhuber and Klaus G. Schlede.

“I am looking forward to the challenge of serving as the new SWISS Chairman of the Board," Rolf Jetzer said following his election. “Achieving sustainable profitability and integrating SWISS into the Lufthansa Group will be the prime focuses of our new Board’s activities."