Edi Wolfensberger, a Swiss citizen, has been a member of the Eurowings Executive Board since April 2022 and is also the airline's Chief Operating Officer (COO). He is responsible for Crew Operations, Flight Operations, Ground & Customer Operations, Safety, Security & Compliance, Lean Management and Eurowings Technik.
From 2019 until his move to the Eurowings Executive Board, Edi Wolfensberger was Chief Operating Officer at Brussels Airlines, where he headed all operational departments. He also served as Accountable Manager of the Belgian airline. Prior to that, Wolfensberger was Managing Director of Lufthansa Aviation Training Switzerland AG, where he established the cooperation between the newly merged companies within the Lufthansa Aviation Training Group from 2017 to 2019. As Managing Director at Airline Training Center Arizona, he was instrumental in the turnaround of the Phoenix-based company between 2015 and 2017. Edi Wolfensberger began his career in the aviation industry in 2007 at Swiss International Airlines in the controlling department for maintenance and technology, after which he held various positions in the areas Finance and Commercial.
Edi Wolfensberger is married and has two children.