Rey Buckman

Germany

Startups, Aerospace, Impact, LMIC

Rey leads Airbus BizLab's #Africa4Future Programme, where he promotes partnerships between Airbus and the African startup ecosystem as well as their contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals. Up to now, the #A4F programme has supported 14 internal and external ventures. Airbus BizLab is a global aerospace accelerator, where startups and Airbus intrapreneurs speed up the transformation of innovative ideas into valuable businesses. Prior to setting up the innovation activities for Airbus, Rey worked on two digital health startups. Rey holds a CEMS Masters in International Management; he has studied and worked in Ghana, UK, France, Germany, China and Brazil.