“This is an exciting time for Canadian aviation and WestJet’s commitment to digital innovation will set the airline up for success as it emerges from the pandemic,” said Christian Novosel, WestJet Chief Digital Officer. “I am thrilled to be joining WestJet and an exceptional team of individuals to further enhance the airline’s operational efficiency as well as the employee and guest experience.”
Christian’s breadth of experience in aviation and impressive track record in digital transformation will strengthen WestJet’s digital portfolio and as WestJet’s Chief Digital Officer, Christian will be responsible for the digital transformation of the WestJet Group. This includes responsibility for the airline’s digital roadmap, data science, advanced analytics and business intelligence agenda. In addition, Christian will lead the delivery of WestJet’s digital products including, website and guest apps, and direction of all major projects through the airline’s Group Project Management Office.