Cristian Mandu

Cristian Mandu is a former professional violinist, actual AIRBUS A320 airline training captain, actively involved in research and development of airline training programs in the field of human factors.

He studies ‘Human Factors and System Safety’ in a master program at Lund University in Sweden, focusing on organizational Just Culture and Resilience Engineering. Working with over 50 nationalities in a high risk domain, he is convinced that the best way to deal with differences is to focus on commonalities, and that the model of human factors airline training can be easily transposed to any other domain of activity where effective team work means efficient business and/or high safety standards.

He lives in Switzerland and works at his 11.000m ‘office’ all over Europe and beyond.