Peter Baumgartner

Senior Strategic Advisor

James BioPeter Baumgartner was appointed Senior Strategic Advisor to the Group CEO of Etihad Aviation Group in July 2018.

Peter served as Chief Executive Officer of Etihad Airways from 2016, leading the core airline operation, and was previously Chief Commercial Officer from 2009 after serving in multiple management roles across the business.

Peter has a wealth of aviation experience, having held senior roles in the industry in the Middle East and Europe, including Swiss International Air Lines.

Peter completed his Matura in Mathematics and Science at MNG in Zurich, Switzerland. He holds a Federal Degree in Transportation Management from Zurich’s IST and is a Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society.