Andrea Gruber is Senior Manager, Special Cargo at the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and is responsible for delivering international standards and business processes for the air cargo supply chain.
Mrs. Gruber leads IATA’s Cargo governing bodies, comprised of airlines and air cargo supply chain stakeholders that provide the regulations for the air transportation of Live Animals, Perishables and Healthcare Products. She is secretary to the IATA Live Animals and Perishables Board and the Time and Temperature Task Force and involved in the new Center of Excellence (CEIV) Pharmaceutical Logistics project.
Prior to working with IATA, Mrs. Gruber worked at the International Road Transport Union (IRU) as head of a division implementing, at the customs and business level, tools to assist the application of risk management.
Mrs. Gruber studied at the University of Geneva and at the Graduate Institute of International Studies (I.U.H.E.I.) and holds a Master of Sciences in International Relations.