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MRO Europe 2019
Conference: October 15-17, 2019
Exhibition: October 16-17, 2019
London, UK

Vincent Metz

Head of Strategy


Since November 2017 Vincent Metz has been Head of Strategy for AFI KLM E&M business and part of the E&M Executive committee since November 2017.

He joined KLM E&M in 1997 and early in his career he became Line Maintenance Area Manager Asia Pacific and Americas, being one of the drivers behind the rapid growth of the KLM Line Maintenance network. In 2005, directly after the merger between AF and KLM, he moved to France and in the role of Product Sales Director for Components responsible for the commercialization of the AF component product.

After returning to KLM he took charge of the lean implementation in the KLM Component Repairs shop as Director Component Repair. Then Vincent switched to the heart of the Airline business, where in the Revenue Management department of AFKL he was Pricing Director responsible for AFKL Long Haul network, followed by a position as VP Commercial Asia Pacific AFKL. After that he switched back to the E&M business to move via business development to his current role. Vincent has a BSc in Aeronautical engineering and MSc in Industrial Engineering & Management Science.