Speaker Bio

Michiel Van Dorst


CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board

Michiel van Dorst is CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board of Air Traffic Control the Netherlands (LVNL) since May 2016. Van Dorst is committed to ensuring that the organization delivers world-class performance and fulfill its purpose: Enabling aviation together. He leads a major change process to a more adaptive organization with a strong focus on safety, customers and stakeholders. Before joining LVNL, van Dorst worked at KLM Royal Dutch Airlines for more than two decades. From 2010 to 2016 he represented companywide operations within KLM’s Executive Committee, while being a captain on the Boeing 737 and Boeing 777.