Bauer Aviation Advisory.
Bauer Aviation Advisory (BAA) is a distinguished, award-winning boutique consulting firm for the aviation industry. Founded by Linus Benjamin Bauer at the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, BAA is headquartered in the iconic Emirates Towers in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and has its regional office for the Asia-Pacific market in Singapore. Our firm boasts an expansive and continually growing global network of over 100 consultants and experts, each possessing an average of more than 15 years of industry experience.
BAA holds the unique distinction of being one of the only boutique consulting firms in the region devoted exclusively to the aviation industry. We bring our internationally recognized expertise to serve the aviation and consulting sectors in the EMEA & APAC region and beyond, providing unparalleled advisory services. To date, our capabilities and services have been leveraged by airlines, airports, suppliers, government authorities, financial institutions, and top-tier consulting firms through our extensive global network.
As a formidable game-changer and industry disruptor, Bauer Aviation Advisory (BAA) has been nominated and shortlisted for numerous awards, including the prestigious Aviation Business Awards in both 2020 and 2021. In June 2022, BAA received significant recognition as one of the leading consulting firms in the aviation industry, securing a Gold rating from Consultancy.org*. This accolade has propelled us into the Top-15 ranks alongside globally renowned top-tier consulting firms. In addition, BAA was honored with the Aviation and Aerospace Awards 2022 as the Best Boutique Consulting Firm for Aviation in the Middle East.
BAA is a proud corporate and industry partner of the Arab Air Carriers’ Organization (AACO), the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS), the Travel Industry Club (TIC), the German Emirati Joint Council for Industry & Commerce (AHK) and a world business partner of the Airports Council International (ACI).
Confront your most intricate commercial, operational, and financial conundrums within the aviation industry. We are delighted to introduce Bauer Aviation Advisory (BAA), your dependable and collaborative partner for the post-pandemic aviation industry.
Initiating a new boutique consulting firm amidst a pandemic’s apex did not deter me – in spite of the significant headwinds and challenges. The economic downturn catalyzed by the coronavirus pandemic has proven that the consulting landscape is just as susceptible to disruptive forces as any other industry. Industries characterized by a high degree of complexity, such as aviation, are in dire need of trustworthy partners during these challenging times.
While large consulting firms have historically flourished in the consulting landscape, the need for advisory work to be industry-specific and trustworthy is now more crucial than ever. The current COVID-19 crisis has laid the groundwork for boutique consulting firms like BAA to become the dependable and collaborative partners for industries like aviation in the post-pandemic era.
As an industry driven by client needs, which are in a state of constant flux, we are compelled to adapt our services, structure, and operations promptly to maintain a competitive edge in the post-pandemic landscape. The importance of nimbleness, flexibility, and agility has never been more evident than during this unparalleled global crisis. Numerous businesses in the aviation industry are currently grappling with a unique set of pressures and are seeking expert advice.
even though we have weathered existential crises before. If we delve deeper into the array of services offered by various consulting firms to clients today, we find that a tectonic disruption is impacting the entire consulting industry, much as it has previously affected the aviation industry.
These firms often employ off-the-shelf solutions that have been tried and tested before but do not cater explicitly to the needs of clients in the aviation industry. They are increasingly failing to meet the specific requirements of certain clients. From my perspective, this so-called one-size-fits-all model is becoming increasingly irrelevant in the post-pandemic era.
In the current climate, aviation companies and large consulting firms can more easily access industry-specific subject-matter experts through boutique consulting firms like BAA. These firms are expected to understand the operational realities of their clients and provide customized services that satisfy methodological, functional, industry-specific, and client-specific demands. This approach allows us at BAA to deliver enhanced value to our clients and partners.
In an era of evolving client demands and expectations for bespoke services, our expanding global network of over 100 subject-matter experts and consultants enable us and our partners to provide superior, value-added, and customized solutions. Throughout the pandemic, we have developed custom-made health check packages on various themes for aviation companies, facilitating significant operational and cost efficiencies, augmenting cost optimization, and revenue generation to boost airline profits.
At a juncture when our cherished aviation industry is facing its most profound crisis in history, we are unequivocally committed to assisting our clients and partners in navigating the challenges associated with the current pandemic. Our capabilities and services aim to ensure a sustainable and profitable future for the aviation industry by fostering sustainable business transformations for a brighter future.
We eagerly anticipate the opportunity to assist you in tackling your most challenging commercial, operational, and financial issues within the aviation industry.
Enjoy your exploration of our offerings!
Laila Hareb Almheiri.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
CEO at ALIVE Group of Companies
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Bernard J. Dunn.
Houston, United States of America
Founder and CEO at BJ Dunn & Associates
Dr. Michael Kerkloh.
Supversiory Board Member at Lufthansa
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Founder & CEO at BOLT
Managing Partner at tianaero t.gabriel