Meet the people
Meet the people
We are proud to have skilled and committed employees within our team. Our in-house software developers are specialized in various different areas of modern software architecture and technology, as well as our external software and business consultants who support MINT with their expertise and allow the continuous improvement of our products and their global wide distribution.
Jörg holds a degree in Computer Science and Economics and brings in profound knowledge in Operations Research. Prior to founding MINT, Jörg served as consultant for airline organizations.
Christian has over thirty years of diverse experience in the aviation industry including serving as maintenance engineer and instructor. He graduated in Computer Science at the University of Hagen and brings in extensive background in IT Management at Lufthansa Technical Training and at Lufthansa Systems.
Wolfgang holds a degree in communications engineering and worked as Project Manager for Alcatel Germany and Lufthansa Systems before joining MINT in 2000. At Lufthansa Systems he successfully managed several multi-million dollar software implementation projects for international airlines.
Frank brings more than 16 years of experience as sales and marketing manager into the MINT team. As enthusiastic marketer he manages all of our sales and customer acquisition activities, as well as the complete marketing, corporate communications and the organization of our events. He is a passionate pilot, flying for fun when his busy calendar allows.
Klaus started his career in aviation in 1979 as a development engineer in the A300, A310 and A320 projects. In 1988 he joined the technical training department at Lufthansa where he became later responsible for the entire third-party engineering training. In 1995 he took over the position as Director Marketing, Sale and Customer Services at Lufthansa Technical Training, Inc. After a few years as Head of Product Management – Aviation Industry Solutions he is retired from Lufthansa Technical Training he is now supporting MINT in marketing and sales with focus on engineering training.
Peter supports MINT as experienced aviation business consultant. He has worked for Lufthansa in various leading positions such as Technical Instructor and Manager of Quality Management and Support. At Shannon Aerospace he was appointed Director of Training and later he moved to the Airline SunExpress where he served as Technical Director.
Christoph holds a degree in business economics and is working in the IT business since more than 15 years. Starting his early career as software developer, he advanced towards project management as well as managing customer relations. As MINT Key Account he is taking good care of our customers all over the globe. Christoph is a certified EU FCL and US PPL pilot with CRI endorsement and besides working in the software industry, flying is his great passion.
Giancarlo joined MINT in February 2016 and is our Key Account for the newly established MINT Americas branch. Giancarlo began in the aviation industry at a very young age of 18, working for JetBlue Airways (current customer of MINT). During the four years he spent at JetBlue he had the opportunity to work in many different areas of the operation, including being a Customer Service Lead at the Orlando International Airport and Training Records Specialist at the JetBlue University. He studies Marketing and Business Administration at the University of Central Florida. As MINT Key Account he is taking good care of our customers in the Western Hemisphere and helping to establish the MINT brand across the pond. Giancarlo enjoys traveling, fitness, and spending time with family and friends on his off time.
Nick joined MINT in August 2017 as a Key Account Project Manager and operates from our Orlando office. Prior to joining the MINT Americas team Nick was a Web Developer and Digital Media Manager for a Florida based startup. Nick’s aviation industry experience extends back to his time at JetBlue Airways where he was a Systems Analyst at their JetBlue University training center. An avid waterman, Nick loves the ocean and spends most of his free time surfing.
Amanda joined MINT in October 2016 as a Key Account for the MINT Americas branch. She studied at the University of Florida where she received a Bachelors and Masters in Sport Management, with a business minor. Her previous work experience has been in various industries, managing special projects and customer relations. As MINT Key Account Project Manager, she is taking care of our customers in the Western Hemisphere. Amanda enjoys being outdoors, and can often be found on the lake or at the beach.
Michael joined MINT as Key Account Project Manager and holds a Bachelor degree in Airline Management and Master in International Management. He is a certified EASA frozen ATPL and US PPL Pilot. Before joining MINT in September 2017, he managed international projects for i.a. Aircraft Maintenance (Part 145), Training (Part 147), and Business Aviation companies. Beside working with Mint, he is a passionate pilot and loves to travel.
Ihsan joined MINT in August 2017 as Key Account Project Manager and holds a bachelor degree in Information Systems and a master degree in Project Management. Before joining MINT, he worked for various IT companies managing many complex IT implementation projects. Ihsan is a huge sports fan and likes to spend time with his family.
Daniel is responsible for the quality of our solutions and managing the quality and documentation teams. He has a diploma degree in computer science and a vast background in software quality management and customer relations. Before joining MINT in 2013, he was working at Accenture as IT Consultant.
Björn has joined MINT in February 2014 and is the leader of the WebAssistant development team. Björn holds a degree in Computer Science of the CAU in Kiel and is a very skilled expert in Java development with more than 15 years of diverse development experience at various software companies. Björn is a Certified Scrum Master and Certified Scrum Product Owner together with a broad knowledge in Agile Software Engineering. He also is a passionate sailor, and if he is not working to improve the MINT products, he surely can be found sailing near the shores of the Baltic Sea.
Sebastian has joined MINT in 2003 as apprentice, and is today one of our senior software engineers. He has now been assigned the lead of the international development team for the new state of the art MINT WebPortal Development. Besides software development he is also responsible for technical on-site support at our customer Lufthansa Technical Training. In his free time, Sebastian is the singer and guitarist of a rock band, well-known for their inspiring performances at the famous “Kieler Woche” sailing event.
Beate is responsible for accounting and finances at MINT and coordinates everything that has to do with numbers. She plays a central role within the team, our customers as well as our sales and management team can rely on her unfailing finance management and organization skills.