We believe that although raising your own specialist can be costly, it is worth every penny. Today, whilst walking down the corridors of our offices or entering one of the maintenance facilities you will meet many upper level managers or heads of departments who have once joined the company as front office assistants or junior mechanics. They all share one common trait – they have measured the company’s success as their personal success from day one.
…and while you are still in front of your computer and thinking that these are words only , we invite you to meet a couple of our team members who, by joining Avia Solutions Group, have not only changed their own future but also mould the future of our company on a daily basis.
Senior Vice President at FL Technics
Andrey Baydarov holds an impressive industry experience of working as an aviation analyst for over 10 years now. He is a skilled project manager with great expertise in the MRO industry analysis and forecast, technical services and engine market trends as well as aviation demand and technical planning.
Andrey joined Avia Solutions Group in 2010 as an Analyst. His main responsibilities included the provision of mathematical and statistical support for multi-million engine projects, detailed financial analysis and disputes of engine overhaul and aircraft values, overall engine market analysis and forecast, monitoring market dynamics, as well as asset management. Andrey has proved to be among a few people in aviation who holds such an extensive and profound experience. Acknowledging his expertise and contribution, in 2013 Andrey was promoted to the position of Chief Engine Analyst, followed by the position of Senior Vice President at FL Technics. It is with his passion, experience and devotion, Andrey is leading today major engine and APU projects for both Avia Solutions Group and FL Technics customers.
In his own words: Finding a career for which you were naturally born, and then getting the chance to work hard at it, is about as near to the formula for success and happiness as is probably possible. I consider myself extremely lucky as I found it quite early.”
“In my career I have been fortunate enough to take part in the full spectrum of the aviation industry. I think that nowadays no one can imagine a world without safe and secure aviation. That makes our job exceptionally challenging yet truly rewarding,’ says Viktor.
Chief Executive Officer at Baltic Ground Services (Poland)
For over a decade now Linas Geguzis has worked as the Deputy CEO for Operations at Baltic Ground Services. His exceptional loyalty to a single company might be of surprise to anybody but Linas himself. Even during his studies in Vilnius Gediminas University Technical University he already knew that growing alongside with the same company its employees are subject to not only better career and development opportunities but also extended support to deepen one’s knowledge and find one’s own path.
Since joining Baltic Ground Services in 1999 Linas has concerned himself with organizing the company’s production, implementing business plans, managing economic, financial and technical projects, planning activity and sustaining the company’s expansion to foreign aviation markets.
‘I consider myself extremely lucky to have such wonderful colleagues who constantly inspire me to improve and develop both as a professional and an individual. I believe that the way to success lies in the confidence to always take a step forward. And challenges you are to meet on that way is only the means to remind you not to rest on your laurels or get stuck in the same spot for too long,’ says Linas Geguzis.
Head of Sales and Marketing at Baltic Ground Services
Vitalis Dudys began his career at Baltic Ground Services in 2007. His presence has enriched the company not only with Vitalis’ strong work ethics and positive attitude but also with next-to-none professional knowledge and experience he has brought from the previously held positions in the aviation industry businesses. Before joining Baltic Ground Services, Vitalis had worked in maintenance of aircraft ground processes, charter flight operations, fleet expansion, leisure holidays and tours’ management as well as project implementation.
Vitalis has been consistent and thorough in developing his career in the aviation industry which has led him to become the Head of Sales and Marketing Department. He is responsible for the successful implementation of aircraft ground maintenance and fuelling related sales and marketing strategies in the Lithuanian, Polish and Italian markets.
Vitalis holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (specializing in Aircraft Piloting) and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration – both from Vilnius Gediminas Technical University.
The young specialist follows the principle stating that all the so called problems are merely challenges. ‘That is the most important lesson I have learnt throughout my entire career. I am a goal-driven individual, who is highly motivated by the results achieved by both myself and my team,’ says Vitalis.