Ronald Schaefer

Ronald Schaefer is Assistant Director, Cargo / Ground Operations and CEIV Consulting as well as responsible for the CEIV Pharma Program at IATA.

Before joining IATA, Mr. Schaefer accumulated vast experience in the air transport field working as a consultant for Lufthansa Consulting GmbH, Roland Berger Strategy Consultants GmbH and Ferrostaal México.

At IATA he developed in conjunction with the IATA Pharma subject matter expert the CEIV Pharma pre-assessment tools and materials to facilitate successful independent validation of organizations.

He is now managing the program worldwide. Since its start, he has managed 222 certifications, +250 assessments and 240 validations.