TEAM

Ben W.A. Cappelle
CEO

Ben Cappelle launched Clean Tech Aviation with the purpose of delivering a solution for General and Business Aviation to reduce costs for the users whilst simultaneously reducing the carbon footprint of its aircraft and thus providing clean aviation. Ben has a 35 year experience as a military and commercial pilot. He has been a Base Flight Safety officer in the Royal Dutch Air Force responsible for ground and flight safety and the environment and Vice President and Head of Training of a large European Flight School. This aviation experience, the investments from his IT holding company Aviation Inspirations Holding bv plus a great interest and experience in piston and jet engines with clean Energy solutions made the foundation for the Clean Tech Aviation Company.

Eric Tierie
Non Executive Boardmember/Investor

Eric Tierie is Owner of Xegasus Aviation Investments BV, a Private equity firm for international aerospace start-ups Eric is shareholder in Clean Tech Aviation BV and has acquired a substantial interest. He acts as the Non/-xecutive Boardmember of CTA since May 2011 and contributes with the build-up of CTA with his important chemical knowledge and business organization background. Eric has international experience in steel, aviation /aerospace, packaging, chemicals, plastics, cosmetics, electronics, medical, green energy, clean aviation and off shore. His geographic specialties are : Eastern Europe, Northern Africa, South East Asia. One of his sustainable executive functions is : Chairman of the Supervisory Board Wereldkinderen ('Children of the World foundation'')

 

Henri ten Voorde
Engine testlab operator/ Copilot

Non Executive Boardmembers

LT General bd Alexander Schnitger

Former Royal Dutch Air Force Chief of Staff - currently Dir. Boeing
Chairman Dutch Aviation Group

Meiltje de Groot

Director International Airports Teuge & Twente