Andy Vanaerschot
Research and Innovation Manager
ASCO Industries

Andy Vanaerschot has a passion for aerospace and engineering challenges. In 2014, he obtained a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the Catholic University of Leuven. After completing his post-doctoral placement at KU Leuven in Belgium, and at NASA Ames Research Center in the USA, Andy started his industrial career at Brussels Airlines. Today, he leads research and innovation activities at ASCO Industries, a world leader in high-lift mechanisms and complex components for the aerospace industry.