fast jet Appoints New leadership for East Africa


fastjet-east-africaJimmy Kibati announced as fastjet’s general manager for East Africa. fastjet is Africa’s most trusted low cost airline, making the move noticeable in terms of marketing paradigm shifts.

Mr. Kibati comes from Kenya Airways where he is currently operating as a commercial director. His professional goal is expanding fastjet’s portfolio into East Africa with the help of the airline’s management team.

As of March 17 2014, Jimmy Kibati will be stationed in Dar-es-Salaam, supervising fastjet Tanzania.

“I am absolutely delighted that we have recruited such a high calibre airline executive to spearhead fastjet’s expansion in East Africa.  Jimmy’s vast experience in the East African aviation market will be invaluable as we fulfill fastjet’s goal of becoming a truly pan-African low cost airline.” – Ed Winter, interim chairman, fastjet

Jimmy Kibati brings more than 20 years of experience along with him, joining Kenya Airways in ’92, as soon as he had finished studying at the KenyattaUniversity in Nairobi.