At the Annual General Meeting of Skyguide held on the 3rd May 2021, Aldo C. Schellenberg was elected as a new member to the Board of Directors of Switzerland’s air navigation service provider. He succeeds Bernhard Müller, who is stepping down due to the ordinary end to his term of office. Bernhard Müller has been a member of the Board of Directors as Vice Chairperson since 2009. At its constituent meeting, the Board of Directors elected Anne Bobillier, who has been a member of the Skyguide Board of Directors for seven years, as the new Vice-Chairwoman.
Division Commander Bernhard Müller, Commander of the Swiss Air Force from 1 January 2018 to 30 June 2021, has been instrumental in driving forward Skyguide’s safety culture and innovation management as Chairperson of the «Safety» Committee and member of the «Projects» Committee of the Skyguide Board of Directors. «Beni Müller has not only taken Skyguide forward with his profound aviation expertise and broad experience, he has also enriched the Board of Directors enormously with his level-headedness and ability to put complex issues simply. The entire Board of Directors thanks him most sincerely for his dedicated service over the past twelve years and wishes him all the best», says Walter T. Vogel, Chairperson of the Board of Directors of Skyguide.
Aldo C. Schellenberg holds a doctorate in economics from the University of Zurich and a postgraduate degree in business law from the University of Bern. He held various positions in the Swiss Armed Forces, most recently as Corps Commander Deputy Chief of the Armed Forces and Chief of Operations Command, until he retired at the end of 2020. He continues to work as a management consultant. On the Skyguide Board of Directors, he has taken up membership in the «Compensation & Nomination» Committee and the «Finance & Audit» Committee.
Walter T. Vogel is pleased with the new constitution of the Skyguide Board of Directors: «We warmly congratulate Aldo C. Schellenberg on his election to the Board. He not only brings with him his experience as a former Air Force commander, but is also a leader with proven business expertise. At the same time, I am delighted to have Anne Bobillier, an experienced and committed Board member, at my side as Vice Chairperson.»