Martin Egerth is a Senior Product Manager Human Factors Training at Lufthansa Aviation Training. As a psychologist and senior human factors expert, he manages Lufthansa’s entire portfolio of human factors, leadership and security training for both the aviation industry and external industries.
During his fifteen years at Lufthansa, Martin has developed, overseen and conducted training that has developed the skill sets of pilots, flights attendants and non-flying staff. From basic and recurrent training to management and leadership training for the entire Lufthansa Group and external airlines, Martin has trained over 9,000 flying staff.
Martin also founded a human factors working group comprised of 38 European and international airlines that meets annually to exchange CRM best practices, discuss how to avoid incidents and accidents, identify the influence that culture and safety culture has on CRM and develop CRM for the future. He also has organised and hosted three international human factors conferences and will hold the inaugural Interpersonal Competence Conference for healthcare professionals in 2020. Martin is a member of the ICAO Cabin Safety Working Group and the EASA Human Factors Regulatory Advisory Group, as well as a member of the European Association for Aviation Psychology.