ATR appoints Stefano Marazzani as Senior Vice President Customer Support & Services

Toulouse, 31 January 2023 – Stefano Marazzani has been appointed SVP Customer Support & Services effective from 16 January 2023. Stefano joins ATR’s Top Management team, reporting directly to Chief Executive Officer Nathalie Tarnaud Laude. He succeeds David Brigante who will take on new responsibilities within the Leonardo Group.

Over the past 26 years Stefano has enjoyed a global career within the aviation industry, holding various positions of increased responsibility in Alitalia and SuperJet international, where he was appointed CEO in 2017. In addition to his strong airline background, Stefano’s wide practical experience in aircraft maintenance, customer support and operations, will bring huge added value to ATR and its operators.

Stefano holds a MSc degree in Aeronautics Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Milan (Politecnico di Milano), a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a Master’s in Technology and Design Strategy Innovation (MTDSI).

About ATR

ATR is the world number one regional aircraft manufacturer with its ATR 42 and 72, the best-selling aircraft in the below 90-seat market segment. The unifying vision of the company is to accelerate sustainable connections for people, communities and businesses, no matter how remote. Flown by some 200 airlines in over 100 countries, ATR aircraft opened 150 new routes in 2023, facilitating the development of territories and enabling access to crucial services like healthcare and education. Thanks to ATR’s focus on continuous innovation and the intrinsic efficiency of the turboprop technology, ATR aircraft are the most advanced, versatile, cost-effective and lowest-emission regional aircraft on the market, emitting 45% less CO2 than similar-size regional jets. In January 2022, we flew the first ever commercial aircraft using 100% SAF in both engines. ATR is a joint-venture between Airbus and Leonardo.