MSP Team Members (Excluding Directors)
Marleen Nuyts is a ground operations expert with wide experience of management including setting up new organisations and managing change.
Marleen’s early career was in sales, including several years with a tour operator in Spain. Later she joined Belgavia, a major aircraft handling company based in Belgium. Starting as a handling agent, she became expert in all the major disciplines of aircraft handling including passenger services, ticketing and reservations, lost and found, cargo operations, loadsheets and flight planning. Marleen was called upon to carry out various special projects including surveys of Abidjan and Ilha do Sal, as attaché to the management for special airline related projects and the start up of a Total Quality Control system. Finally she was appointed Customer Services Manager.
Marleen was invited by Malaysian Airline System to be their station manager in Brussels. She successfully set up the airline’s operations in Brussels. Marleen later worked as Customer Services Manager with a number of independent airlines before rejoining Belgavia (by then renamed Aviapartners) as International Project Manager. Assignments included the organisation of passenger’s services at Munich and preparation of European tenders in Greece and Spain
After a short assignment with Hapag Lloyd preparing for a Belgium based operation, Marleen became an independent consultant. She has carried out a wide range of ground handling commissions, especially in Africa and the Middle East.
She was member of a small team who successfully started up the first .low cost carrier of the Middle East. She carried out a marketing survey in Africa for a world aviation player as basis for their future international development in the region, Marleen has also carried out many turnaround management assignments, in African and Middle Eastern Airlines and also some European airlines.
Marleen in a Belgian national and is fluent in Dutch (her mother language), as well as French. English, Spanish and German. She is a licensed IOSA auditor.