Raúl Medina Caballero - Spain
Raúl Medina Caballero was appointed Director General of Civil Aviation of Spain in 2015, after serving as the deputy director general since 2010. He is also a member of the ECAC Coordinating Committee and ECAC Focal Point for Unmanned Aircraft Systems, and the current president of EUROCONTROL’s Provisional Council.
Mr Medina Caballero began his career in the Siemens Group where he worked as a systems engineer. He then joined the Ministry of Transport where he held several positions, all of them in the regulatory and supervisory fields of the air transport sector. He holds master’s degrees in aeronautical engineering (MS) from the Polytechnic University of Madrid and in public administration (MPA) from the Columbia University of New York, where he studied as a Fulbright Scholar. Mr Medina Caballero is a civil servant of the Corps of Aeronautical Engineers.