AirAsia appoints Kris Taute to global communications role based in Kuala Lumpur

AirAsia Australia PR and communications manager Kris Taute has moved to the airline’s Kuala Lumpur headquarters for a new global communications role.

Taute had joined Air Asia last year, moving from the New South Wales state government, having worked for both Transport for NSW and for the state tourism body.

In his new role as group manager communications for editorial, Taute will be responsible for the editorial communications of the airlines and its subsidiaries including  AirAsia and AirAsia X group of airlines, as well as lifestyle brands such as AirAsia Big Loyalty,, Vidi, BigPay, RedCargo Logistics, Rokki, and Ourshop.

In addition, Daphne Cheah is now ASEAN communications manager moving from a previous role as regional head green and sustainability.

Taute has been replaced by Sarah Quinn who moves from Destination NSW and takes charge as PR and communication manager for AirAsia Australia.


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