Thomas Enders

Former CEO of Airbus SE and its predecessor EADS NV

Independent Director since 2023

Thomas Enders
BIOGRAPHY

PRINCIPAL OCCUPATION

Former CEO of Airbus SE and its predecessor EADS NV (2005-2019)

 

PRIOR BUSINESS EXPERIENCE

Head of the Defence and Security Systems Business, EADS NV (2000-2005)

Multiple positions at DaimlerChrysler Aerospace (1991-2000)

Planning Staff, German Federal Ministry of Defence (1989-1991)

Researcher, German Council on Foreign Relations and International Institute for Strategic Studies (1988 - 1989)

 

 

CURRENT PUBLIC COMPANY BOARDS

General Electric

Lilium N.V.

Linde AG

Lufthansa Group

 

PAST PUBLIC COMPANY BOARDS

Knorr-Bremse AG

 

OTHER POSITIONS

President, German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP)

 

EDUCATION

PhD, University of Bonn

University of California, Los Angeles

Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms University

 

Qualifications
Finance & Accounting
Global
Industry & Operations