Kai Günthardt

About Kai Günthardt

Kai Günthardt is the KENDRIS in-house Aviation Expert and part of the Aviation Solutions team. With over 20 years of industry experience, he is a consummate aviation professional, covering all the bases from sales and acquisition management, aircraft financing transactions, private and commercial aircraft operations on EASA basis to full aircraft asset management of an entire aircraft life cycle.

Kai started his entrepreneurial career by founding an aircraft management company holding air operator certificates in Switzerland and Austria and by operating globally with a large business aircraft fleet ranging from light to heavy long-range jets. After selling his firm, Kai served as Managing Partner for an independent multi-family office in Zurich, overseeing their entire Aviation department. Prior to joining KENDRIS, Kai was the Managing Director of a globally operating executive aviation consulting firm based in Switzerland.

Qualifications / Expertise

  • FOCA (Swiss Federal Office of Civil Aviation) assessed Accountable and Quality Manager
  • Holder of EASA Airline Transport Pilot License with several ratings on turbine and jet aircraft