Dirk Schmitt

Dirk joined Swissport in 2015 in the position of CEO Cargo Services for Germany and Austria. In this role he is responsible for the sustainable growth and development of Swissport Cargo Services in Germany and Austria. Nowadays, his main tasks are to develop the framework and platform for the future German and Austrian Swissport Cargo Services set-up, connecting with universities, industry partners, start-ups and the Swissport Innovation team.

Prior to joining Swissport, Dirk worked at different aviation industry players, like Luxair, Fraport and Swissair Group.  He holds a degree in business administration from University Mannheim with majors in International Management and Logistics.