Zaira Burlo is the Customer Support, Services & Training Director of Leonardo since September 2020.
She graduated in Physics at the University of Trieste and attained an Executive Master degree at the European Business School in Munich.
She started her career as a Scientific Collaborator and IT consultant. In 1999 she joined Finmeccanica (now Leonardo) working in Training & Simulation on important Italian and European programs, being seconded in international companies such as Thales, Indra and Airbus.
Since 2007 she assumed responsibilities in different functions of the Group as IPR, product strategies for cross-divisional projects, M&A and JV, then moving onto Strategic Planning and Strategic Marketing and participating in the definition of important commercial partnerships. In 2017 she assumed responsibility for the governance of the central Customer Support Services and Training unit.