Chief Operating Officer - Kuwait
With over 28 years of experience in the air transport industry, Gerold leads our team in Kuwait as Chief Operating Officer overseeing Ramp & Operations Services, Passenger Services, Engineering, Cargo, Lounges and Meet & Assist Services. His most recent role was in Germany as CEO of Friedrichshafen International Airport, responsible for the overall airport including amongst others Ground Handling, Cargo Management, ATC, ISAGO preparations and other service offerings in Germany. Friedrichshafen's 4-Country-Region caters to Germany, Switzerland, Austria and Liechtenstein. In this role he turned Friedrichshafen airport into profitability by focusing on commercial and operational capabilities. Prior to his recent role he worked in Project Management and Advisory Services in Asia, ME and Africa, and also worked as a Director Ground Operations and Operations Control for Air Seychelles and he was the COO/Advisor for Air Madagascar. Gerold holds a bachelor degree (BA) from Frankfurt University. During his free time, he enjoys golf and spending time with his family.