Born in 1962, Martin Kraus holds an engineering degree and a PhD in Aeronautical Sciences from the Technical University of Munich.
In his career, he worked 20 years in Airbus Defence with functions in Engineering and Program Management, finally as VP of a large Program Unit in Airbus Defence.
In 2009, he became SVP Engineering of the BU Air Defence and Naval Systems within the Rheinmetall Group. In 2015, he became CEO of the BU.
Since 2017, Martin is working in the consulting business. He founded Jonathan Management Consulting GmbH in Zurich/Switzerland. Also, he is co-founder of ACTRANS GmbH, a Munich-based consulting firm with an A&D focus.
Martin provides support in program management and engineering. He is strong in project crisis recovery but has also supported due diligences and M&A projects.