Wolfgang Edelmann & Walter Richter (AI-MS Management)
Wolfgang Edelmann started his aviation focussed career in 1980 when he joined the management team at Vienna International Airport. In 1992 he became Managing Director and Senior Consultant of Airport Consulting Vienna GmbH (ACV) and has worked for numerous strategic airport development projects. He combines specialised airport management skills with practical business planning methods to enhance technically and operationally efficient and economically sound developments as the basis for a sustained profitable airport operation. His expertise is key to AI-MS’s unique ability to fully integrate the commercial, technical and financial airport know-how. As a member of Austria’s Aviation Council, he was a Special Advisor to the Austrian government in all matters concerning the country’s aviation policy.
Walter Richter started his career in 1987 when he joined the management team at Vienna International Airport. He gained a lot of experience in the area of planning and controlling and as Project Manager in real estate development. In 2008 he started his career as a self-employed Management Consultant specialising in corporate planning and business plan development for airports. With the foundation of AI-MS in 2010 he became Managing Director of the company. The combination of several management positions within the Vienna International Airport Group and involvement in airport privatisation projects are the basis for Mr. Richters’ business planning experience. Having had experience using and programming Microsoft Excel for more than twenty years and several training courses within this field, he became specialised and combines excellent MS Excel knowledge with diversified airport expertise.