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CEO, Composite Technology Center (An AIRBUS Company)

Biography :

Marc Fette M.Sc., MBA, IPMA Level B, Quality Manager (DAkkS), Quality Auditor (DAkkS), Major of the Army Reserve

  • 06/2021 – today Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Composite Technology Center / CTC Stade (An Airbus Company) and member of the leadership circle of the Airbus Group
  • 10/2016 – today HO „Additive Manufacturing & Lightweight Technologies” at the Laboratory for Manufacturing Technology, Helmut Schmidt University Hamburg (extra-professional)
  • 11/2023 – today Member of the Presiding Board Composites United e.V. (honorary office)
  • 09/2023 – today Member of the Advisory Board of Mobility I Medical goes Additive e.V. (honorary office)
  • 10/2021 – today Chairman of the Board of Composites United e.V. Cluster CU NORD (honorary office)
  • 01/2020 – today Chairman of the Technical Division Aerospace Technologies of the VDI - Association of German Engineers (honorary office)
  • 07/2019 – 06/2021 Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Composite Technology Center / CTC Stade (An Airbus Company)
  • 10/2016 – 06/2019 Chief Operating Technical Officer of the Transport Helicopter Regiment 10 of the German Armed Forces
  • 07/2004 – 06/2019 Technical Army Aviation Officer, German Armed Forces

About CTC :

CTC GmbH, based in Stade, is a 100% subsidiary of Airbus. At its core, the CTC develops innovative technologies for the industrial and automated processing of composites, especially CFRP. The focus is thus on application-oriented research for primary aircraft structures. However, CTC also develops technologies and holistic solutions for other industries within the scope of development and consulting projects. The core competencies of the CTC are distributed over the four business fields "Innovation", "Solution", "Production" & "Education" and lie particularly in the areas:

  • Composite product design and analysis - Research and development projects for fibre composite and lightweight technologies 
  • Development, introduction and operation of highly automated production systems
  • Consulting and series support for composite production
  • Process recording, analysis and optimization - Production of single and serial parts in aviation quality
  • Training & Education in the field of composites and related technologies. The focus is always on the satisfaction of our customers through the realization of the highest quality in compliance with aviation requirements.