Rafael Schvartzman joined IATA in 2005 as Country Manager for Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay and has held various positions in the association since then.
In his current role as Regional Vice President Europe, he is tasked with strengthening IATA members’ relationships with aviation stakeholders across the Europe and Central Asia region.
Rafael's aviation expertise also includes a decade at DHL in the Americas along with significant experience working for a range of air transport companies in South America.
Rafael holds a Master in Positive Leadership and Strategy from IE Business School and a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the University of the Pacific. He has lived in numerous countries including Argentina, Ecuador, Spain, United Kingdom and the United States.