What might aviation look like if costs per flight hour were reduced 50-80%? How would communities be connected, people commute, and packages be delivered? What would it mean to produce zero emissions when doing so?
Roei Ganzarski is CEO of magniX, an electric aviation propulsion company. With a vision of connecting communities with low-cost, clean air transportation, magniX is disrupting the statusquo of aviation as we know it.
Prior to magniX, Roei was CEO of BoldIQ - a global provider of dynamic real-time scheduling optimization software. Under Roei’s leadership, BoldIQ grew from a seed software startup to a multi-million dollar profitable SaaS company with customers worldwide and across industries.
Before BoldIQ, Roei was with the Boeing family of companies in continuously increasing roles of responsibility. His last role at Boeing was Chief Customer Officer for Boeing’s Flight Services division where he led all worldwide customer and market facing organizations and was responsible for revenue growth and customer service. Other experiences prior to Boeing include private investment banking, corporate finance, advertising, and the military.
He is a graduate of Wharton’s Advanced Management Program, earned an MBA from the University of Washington, and a BA in Economics from The University of Haifa. Roei is also the chairman of Eviation the electric aircraft OEM and sits on the board of the Washington Technology Industry Association. Roei lives with his family in Redmond, Washington, USA.
Director of Strategy, Uber Elevate
Progress continues to accelerate across the Elevate collaborative ecosystem partners, as we focus on bringing eVTOL commercial operations to early adopter cities.
Moore worked for NASA for 32 years before joining Uber to become the Strategy Director as their first hire for the Elevate initiative. At Uber he’s responsible for fostering the collaborative ecosystem strategy to pursue Urban Air Mobility.