Drone Delivery Canada (DDC) has appointed Air Canada Cargo’s Tim Strauss in a bid to fully execute its commercial strategy.
Strauss currently serves as vice president of cargo for Air Canada, the country’s largest domestic and international airline.
He will bring more than 31 years of industry experience to the firm, after holding other roles in global sales and operations at Northwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Hawaiian Airlines.
On the move, Strauss said he is looking forward to getting started, he commented: “I am delighted to join Drone Delivery Canada’s Advisory Board. The staff at DDC are in the unique position of introducing world leading technology and a totally new approach to the distribution of goods across Canada and beyond.
He added: “This is truly a revolutionary approach to the supply chain which will affect our industry for decades to come.”
DDC has confirmed it is currently focused on strengthening its management team to ensure it can drive its commercial operations to their full potential.