The governance structure of the SESAR 3 JU is composed of:

1. Governing Board, which is responsible for the strategic orientation and the operations of the Joint Undertaking and supervises the implementation of its activities. Chaired by the Commission (DG MOVE), it is composed of founding members and observers from strategic partners.

View composition of the Governing Board:

Governing Board Members

Entity Name Name of the GB main representative Name of the GB alternate representative
EC DG MOVE Henrik Hololei Filip Cornelis
EC DG RTD Rosalinde Van der Vlies Andrea Gentili

 

Entity Name Name of the GB main representative Name of the GB alternate representative
Aeroporti di Roma Marco Pellegrino Ivan Bassato 
AENA Amparo Brea Álvarez Alberto Taha barruso 
Aeroport de Paris M. Jean-Marc Flon Olivier DELAIN
Air France Alain Hervé BERNARD Raphaël Eyrolle
Arnaud Gora
Air Navigation Services Czech Republic (ANS CR) Jan KLAS Lubos HLINOVSKY
Airbus SAS Jean François ALONSO Hugues de Beco
Airtel ATN Lt Giulio Di Tillio Frank O’Connor
Alliance for New Mobility Europe (AME) Christoph Raab  
Athens International Airport George Tzavaras  
Austro Control Günter Tree  
Brussels Airport Company Erik Watzeels Davy Van Hyfte
Boeing Aerospace Spain Enrique Casado  
Bulatsa Georgi Peev Ivan Iliev
CIRA MARCELLO KIVEL MAZUY  Angela Vozella
Croatia Control Dario Grgurić Boris Gacina 
Deutsche Lufthansa AG Marcus Schnabel Sina Rathgeber 
DLR Dirk Kügler Helmut Többen
DFS Friedrich-Wilhelm Menge     Gerhard Tauss
DSNA  Frederic Guignier Patrick Souchu
Drone Alliance Europe Lucas van Oostrum  
Easyjet Europe Airline Gmbh Hugh McConnellogue Francis Richards
ENAC Georges Mykoniatis Patrick Senac
ENAIRE Mr. Angel Luis Arias Serrano Maria Luz de Mateo
ENAV  Alessandro Ghilari Cristiano Cantoni
EUROCONTROL Eamonn Brenann Philippe Merlo
Flughafen München  Frank Poetsch Vanessa Haumberger 
Frequentis Michael Holzbauer  
Honeywell George Papageorgiou  
Hungaro Control  Zoltan Vekey  Gyorgy Lovas
INDRA  Ramón Tarrech Masdeu Federico Jaier Viejo Acosta
Irish Aviation Authority  Gerard CaffrEy    
Københavns Lufthavne (Copenhagen Airports A/S) Christian Poulsen Per Erland Andersen
ONERA Sébastien Aubry Anne-Laure Delot
Leonardo Luisa Propato Fabio Ruta
Prague Airport  Tomáš Vláčil Libor Kurzweil
LFV Ulf Thibblin Anne-Lovise Linge
LVNL Maartje van der Helm  Jurgen van Avermaete 
NAV Portugal  Carlos Alves Joaquim Geraldes
Naviair Mikael Eriksson Jon Guttesen
NLR P.L.J. Eijssen R.W.A. Vercammen
Pipistrel Tine Tomažič  
PANSA Magdalena Kukuła   
ROMATSA Adrian COJOC Valentin CIMPUIERU
Ryanair Conor Gillardy  
SAAB Mr Lars Jernbäcker Magnus Lindegren
SAFRAN Olivier Ruas Chems Chkioua
SINTEF Trond Runar Hagen   Trond Bakken 
SCHIPHOL Erik Derogee  
S.E.A Alessandro Fidato Riccardo Kustermann
SWEDAVIA Fredrik Jaresved Thomas Bengtsson
THALES LAS FRANCE Benjamin Binet Bruno Ayral 
Collins Aerospace Ireland Limited Ray Foley Menouer Boubekeur
Volocopter Jörn Jaeger Barbara Zygula 
VTT Timo Lind Petri Mononen 
Ari Aalto

 

 

Governing Board Observers

Entity Name Name of the GB main representative Name of the GB alternate representative
European Defence Agency Emilio Fajardo Christophe Vivier
Civil Users of Airspace  Giancarlo Buono Robert Balthus
ANSPs (CANSO) Tanja Grobotek Eduardo Garcia
Equipment manufacturers (ASD) Vincent de Vroey Alexandros Ouzounopoulos
Airports (ACI) Luc Laveyne Aidan Flanagan
Staff association  Marc Baumgartner Eoin Coates
Scientific community Peter Hecker  Mario Ciaburri
EASA Patrick Ky Luc Tytgat
EUROCAE Anna Von Groote  
Unmanned air vehicle industry Cristiano Baldoni Baptiste Simonot

2. Executive Director, who is responsible for the day-to-day management of the Joint Undertaking in accordance with the decisions of the Governing Board. View SESAR 3 JU staff

3. Advisory bodies, namely:

  • Scientific Committee (Scientific Advisory Body), which will be elected every two years and composed of 15 members who will advise the Governing Board and ensure the scientific excellence of the Digital European Sky Programme.
  • States’ Representatives Group, which monitors the programme progress of the Joint Undertaking, and in line with the Horizon Europe strategic planning and with other relevant EU and member states’ (national and regional) funding instruments. The Group shall also present a coordinated position, taking into consideration the views expressed in the Single Sky Committee.