2022, Lufthansa Consulting and ATBD (Air Transport Business Development, Inc) are celebrating the fifth anniversary of their partnership. ATBD is an aviation consulting firm based in Santa Monica, California that offers highly experienced air transport experts to airlines, airports and industry suppliers.
ATBD’s focus on practical troubleshooting, implementation of change and strategy complements Lufthansa Consulting’s strategic consulting services across the aviation industry. ATBD extends the German management consultancy’s presence in the US market, while ATBD supports and extends Lufthansa Consulting’s depth of services that can be offered to clients. To date the partnership have won a competitive contract for an airline start-up project in Europe and a contract for airport financial planning in the USA.
The ATBD Team of airline professionals who collectively have more than thousand years of hands-on airline experience, have all the skills to start, apply for certification, operate and grow a scheduled airline, among other aviation skillsets.
Lufthansa Consulting is one of the leading management consultancies in the aviation industry. With more than 40 years of experience the company has provided services and solutions to the air transportation business worldwide. As an independent subsidiary of the Lufthansa Group, it develops customized solutions for its international clients, including airlines, airports, public authorities, institutions and related industries. Its experts passionately take pride in implementing their solutions and the activities resulting in practical, tried and tested recommendations, which are valued by customers.
The Lufthansa Consulting and ATBD partnership has endured and prospered even during the COVID-19 crisis and both partners are looking forward to continuing their close and trustful relationship in future.