Consulting for our Management
Senior Advisory Committee
The members of the Senior Advisory Committee are experienced and successful professionals with outstanding careers, who have held senior board positions within the Defence and Aerospace industry.
Our senior advisory board actively supports the management in the successful development of ACTRANS GmbH.
Bernhard Gerwert has more than 35 years of experience in the defense and aerospace industry. He has worked in a variety of senior executive positions at Airbus Defense and Space as well as their predecessor companies.
From 2013 to mid-2016, he served as CEO of Airbus Defense and Space. Under his leadership the defense and space business was merged and re-focused on the core business, military aircraft and space.
Mr. Gerwert is active in various companies as an advisory or supervisory board member and headed the BDLI’s “Corona Task Force” in 2020 to guide the supplier industry of the aerospace industry safely through the Corona crisis.
Bodo Garbe has more than 30 years of experience in the defense industry. His professional path includes Rheinmetall Weapon & Ammunition, Nitrochemie Group, Rheinmetall Air Defense and Rheinmetall Electronic Solutions.
Bodo Garbe was a member of the Board of Management of Rheinmetall Defense, as well as head of the Electronic Solutions Division with the Defense Electronics, Simulation and Training, Air Defense and Rheinmetall Technical Publications Business Units.
Andreas Hülle has many years of experience in the aerospace and defence sector, in which he has held various executive positions.
He was Head of HENSOLDT Optronics and Land Solutions Division and CEO of HENSOLDT Optronics GmbH until March 2023. Before that, he was responsible for HENSOLDT’s business division Spectrum Dominance and Airborne Solutions in Ulm. During his time with HENSOLDT, he set an important course for the future, particularly in the strategic areas of innovation and digitisation.
Previously, Mr Hülle held several management positions at Airbus Defence and Space and its predecessor companies.