Bucher To Take Over Helm at Pilatus

 - November 15, 2012, 2:15 PM

Markus Bucher will be the new CEO and chairman of the executive board at Pilatus Aircraft, effective January 1. He will take over from Oscar Schwenk, who will remain as chairman of the board of directors. Bucher is a 25-year veteran at Pilatus, working in production logistics, sales and customer service, as well as additional management experience in the company’s aircraft assembly and maintenance units. Schwenk will continue to head the senior project management of the PC-24 twinjet program, Pilatus said.