Our Team

Meet the dedicated minds driving innovation and excellence at avialytics!

Dr. Björn Hennig

Managing Director

The managing director, Dr. Björn Hennig, has a diploma in industrial engineering and has received his PhD in Operations Research and Information Quality Management. Dr. Hennig worked for and consulted with aviation companies in the areas of data warehouse, business intelligence and performance management. As a passionate pilot and reserve officer of the German Air Force, he has in-depth knowledge and understanding of the aviation industry. He is a frequent speaker at conferences and holds lectures at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) – University of Karlsruhe.

Norbert Kessler

Chief Technology Officer

CTO Norbert Keßler is an electrical engineer and studied at the University of Stuttgart with technical computer science being his major field of research. He has decades of experience in software development and consulting and is a specialist in the design, development and introduction of individual programming.

Petra Kessler


Petra is responsible for accounting, personnel administration and back office. She studied business administration while working. Her motto is: “Dreams don’t work unless you do”.

Katrin Dreiseitel

Senior BI Consultant

The senior Business Intelligence consultant, Katrin Dreiseitel, has a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the Hochschule der Medien (Stuttgart Media University). She joined the team in 2011 and specializes in database development, data analysis, and reporting.

Olivia Silver

Marketing and Business Development

Olivia Silver served in the U.S. Army as an Intelligence Advisor and Systems Maintainer. She is currently a commercial pilot working as a flight instructor. For avialytics, she spearheads our Marketing and Business Development efforts.