Rogier Lieshout, Independent aviation economist
From 2004-01 July 2021 Head of Aviation – SEO Economisch Onderzoek. Rogier Lieshout has been researching the aviation industry for almost 18 years. He specializes in the societal impacts of aviation, sustainability, airline and airport competition and business models. Recently he co-authored the Destination 2050 report, which provides a roadmap for the European aviation industry to reach net-zero emissions by 2050. Furthermore, he assessed the impacts of: airport expansions, new air links, aviation taxes, airspace modernization and the current COVID-19 pandemic. He was also involved in studies estimating the benefits of aviation for specific user groups, including business travellers.
Bas Gerressen, Directeur KLM Nederland