Meet the team

Our Aviation Development team works together with passenger airlines to explore market opportunities, support start-up operations and to help maintain a positive long-term partnership between the airline and the airport, ensuring the airline's operation at Brussels Airport is as successful as possible.

Our team (left to right) Geert Van Dessel, Inge Luyckx, Tania Ter-Ossepiantz, Maarten Evenepoel, Betty van de Nobelen, Karen Bulterys, Léon Verhallen, Roeland De Ryck, Sonja Gehlen, Gitte Truijen and Jan Van de Reyd.


Léon Verhallen, Director of Aviation Development

Passenger airlines:
Maarten Evenepoel, Senior Aviation Development Manager – Sub Sahara Africa, Asia
Jan Van de Reyd, Senior Aviation Development Manager – Eastern Europe, Middle East, Asia
Sonja Gehlen, Senior Aviation Development Manager – West, South & Central Europe, North Africa and South America

Roeland De Ryck, Traffic Forecasting Manager
Inge Luyckx, Aviation Market Insight Manager
Tania Ter-Ossepiantz, Market Development Manager
Betty van de Nobelen, Market Development Manager
Karen Bulterys, Market Development Specialist
Gitte Truijen, Market Development Specialist

To contact the Aviation Development department, please e-mail us at