Michael Grüninger is a graduate from Pontificio Ateneo S. Anselmo in Rome with two Bachelor of Arts Degrees (Theology and Philosophy). He holds a Master of Business Administration of Webster University in Geneva. Moreover, Michael is a type rated airline transport pilot. His aviation background includes work as a flight inspector at the Federal Office of Civil Aviation (FOCA) and as vocational trainer for airline Managers. He is an IATA consultant and accredited IOSA Auditor (FLT, CAB, DSP, also for RBI), as well as a Human Factors Specialist EAAP. Michael teaches at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences.
Deputy Managing Director
Andreas Grauer is an active pilot with 30 years of experience as a captain in airlines as well as in business aviation. He holds a degree in law from the University of Konstanz and is accredited as a lawyer by the bar of Freiburg/Germany. Andreas specializes in Aviation Management Systems and airline start-up and turn-around management including management personnel development. He has extensive experience as Accountable Manager, Safety Manager, Compliance/Quality Manager and auditor. Andreas teaches at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences.
Christian Preatoni holds a Master degree in Aeronautical Engineering from the Politecnico di Milano. He has extensive experience in the field of airworthiness and maintenance management.
Junior Advisor/Technical Writer
Nicolas Bucher holds a Bachelor Degree in Aviation from the Zurich University of Applied Sciences. He strongly supports our Management Team in various tasks including compliance work, authoring and quality control.
Béatrice holds a Swiss Federal Commercial Diploma supporting our team with her broad experience in the areas of general administration, accounts, office- and event management.