Chairman of the Board of Directors
Date of entry
Chris Leduc, who was born in 1989, has been a Member of the Board of Directors of SWISS Virtual since 2014.
Chris Leduc joined the world of virtual aviation with SWISS Virtual in 2002 as a flight simulator pilot. Later that year, he took over a role as Head of Marketing, where he helped develop a long-lasting relationship with SWISS. Over the next 11 years, the virtual airline appointed him to several management positions, including Operations, IT, Commercial Development, Strategy, and HR/Legal. He served SWISS Virtual as Chief of Staff for another year before becoming Chairman and Member of the Board of Directors. He has held this position since 2014. In addition to his functions within SWISS Virtual, Chris Leduc was a member of the Edelweiss Virtual advisory board between 2005 and 2008, is the current president of SimSwitzerland, a joint organization for the promotion of flight simulation in Switzerland and is a former SWISS employee (2010-2012). Outside of aviation, Chris Leduc has been appointed to the rank of specialist office (captain) in the Swiss Armed Forces, where he serves as chief of staff for the Stab Bundesrat Nationale Alarmzentrale. The Basel Society of Military Officers (OGBB) elected Chris Leduc to their Board in 2017 to head the IT/Web division. He currently works as an IT security consultant with execure ag in Switzerland and is active as a professional speaker.