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Ignacio Cueto Plaza

Ignacio Cueto Plaza

Chairman
Mr. Ignacio Cueto Plaza, joined LATAM’s board of directors in April 2017. His career in the airline industry extends over 30 years. In 1985, Mr. Cueto assumed the position of Vice President of Sales at Fast Air Carrier, the biggest national cargo company of that time. In 1985, Mr. Cueto assumed as Service Manager and Commercial Manager for the Miami sales office. Mr. Cueto later served on the board of directors of Ladeco (from 1994 to 1997) and LAN (from 1995 to 1997). Mr. Cueto served as President of LAN Cargo from 1995 to 1998, as Chief Executive Officer-Passenger Business from 1999 to 2005, and as President and Chief Operating Officer of LAN since 2005 until the combination with TAM in 2012. Mr. Cueto later served as LAN’s CEO until April 2017. Mr. Cueto also led the establishment of the different affiliates that the Company has in South America, as well as the implementation of key alliances with other airlines.
Mr. Henri Philippe Reichstul joined LATAM´s board of directors in April 2014 and was reelected to the board of directors of LATAM in April 2015. Mr. Reichstul has served as President of Petrobras and the IPEA-Institute for Economic and Social Planning and Executive Vice President of Banco Inter American Express S.A. Currently, in addition to Administrative Board member of TAM and LATAM group, he is also a member of the Board of Directors of Repsol YPF, Peugeot Citroen and SEMCO Partners, among others. Mr. Reichstul is an economist with an undergraduate degree from the Faculty of Economics and Administration, University of São Paulo, and postgraduate work degrees in the same discipline - Hertford College - Oxford University.
Mr. Juan José Cueto Plaza has served on LAN’s board of directors since 1994 and was reelected to the board of directors of LATAM in April 2015. Mr. Cueto is the Vice President Executive of investment Costa Verde S.A., position he has held since 1990, and also serves on the boards of Consorcio logger S.A., Inversiones del Buen Retiro S.A., Costa Verde Aeronáutica S.A., synergy real estate S.A., Valle Escondido S.A., Foundation Colunga and Universidad San Sebastián.