Peter Baumgartner, former CEO of Etihad Airways, will strengthen the team of aviation experts at PA Consulting – which also included the acquisition of Nyras in 2017. Peter Baumgartner is moving from Etihad Aviation Group to PA. He will form PA's Aviation Advisory Board as Senior Advisor. This team will help shape the strategy of PA's growing aviation business and support best advisory services to its aviation clients and the wider industry.
Richard Davey, Global Head of Aviation at PA Consulting, said: “I have worked with Peter Baumgartner for over twenty years, and respect his achievements in the industry. I look forward to continuing to work with him as he moves on from Etihad. He will provide industry insights and perspectives to take PA to its next stage of development.”
Peter Baumgartner added: “Throughout my career, I often turned to Richard Davey and his team when exceptional expertise was required. I appreciate their innovation and their ability to contribute to successful results. It is a great pleasure for me to now work with Richard and his growing team of aviation experts at PA. I look forward to further developing their expertise for the complex needs of their aviation clients and continuing to influence the aerospace industry.”
The PA aviation team advises the global aviation industry with a focus on transactions and investments, competitive strategy, business efficiency, sustainability, technology application. PA's diverse team of experts combines real industry experience with a legacy in innovation and ensures that PA develops and delivers ingenious solutions for its clients - airlines, airports, aviation services, investors and governments.