Uwe Zachau, PH.D.

Uwe Zachau is the Managing Director/CEO of MTU Maintenance Canada since March of 2021.

Prior to joining MTU Maintenance Canada, Uwe managed IAE/PW engine programs at MTU’s Hannover, Germany facility. From 2017-2020, Uwe was the COO and responsible for setting up a new MRO Joint Venture in Poland between MTU Aero Engines and Lufthansa Technik for the P&W Geared Turbofan Engine.

Uwe first joined MTU in 2006 in the Powerplant Engineering group and took on several leadership functions in different areas through his career. He was directly responsible for the introduction of several new engine types into MTU’s MRO portfolio, particularly Pratt & Whitney engines.

Uwe holds a doctorate of Aeronautical Engineering from RWTH Aachen University of Germany.