Lorenzo Murzilli is a graduated aerospace engineer, innovation manager and specialist in aviation, system safety and drones. Leader of the Joint Authorities for Rulemaking on Unmanned Systems WG-6 and Deputy Chair of the Swiss FOCA RPAS Working Group, he oversights the risk management process and policy of all critical drones’ operations in Switzerland and works to improve the perception of unmanned aerial vehicles worldwide.
Lorenzo Murzilli has been amongst the founding fathers of the Global UTM Association (GUTMA) where he is entrusted with the function of Treasurer and member of the executive board of directors.
An accredited EASA Project Certification Manager and Expert for Safety Assessment and Development Assurance, he is actively engaged in several certification, authorization and rulemaking activities on drones.
Guest lecturer at the Zürich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW), previously with Leonardo and Pilatus Aircraft, Lorenzo has developed a striking ability to boost innovation in safety critical environments and enjoys exploring the intersection of safety and disruptive technologies that can advance the human race forward.