Dr. Andreas G. Grassl, ASAVREF Senior Appraiser (EUROPE)

andreas@vref.com Curriculum Vitae (208) 703-7959

Andreas G. Grassl, ASA is a citizen of Austria, and is our European Senior Appraiser. He graduated from Vienna University with a Doctorate in Law and from Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration with a Master’s Degree in Commerce. Andreas is fluent in German and English and speaks French and a little Italian. He has over 30 years of experience in the aviation industry, both as an Aviation Attorney and as a Claims Adjuster and Aircraft Appraiser. He was involved in almost 150 – mostly international – aircraft transactions and worked as the Austrian Aviation Surveyor and Claims Adjuster for “Deutscher Luftpool”, the German Aviation Insurance Pool. After the dissolution of the Luftpool in 2003, Andreas became an independent Aviation Expert and Aircraft Appraiser. Andreas is certified under ISO/IEC 17024 as an Aircraft Appraiser. Starting to fly gliders while still in law school, he has been an active pilot and aircraft owner for over 35 years, holding an EASA Commercial and a FAA Airline Transport License and a License as an ICAO Language Proficiency Examiner for German and English. Andreas is an active member of AOPA Germany’s working group „Aviationlaw“ and the „Verband der Luftfahrtsachverständigen“ (German Association of Aviation Experts). Being a native of Styria, Andreas enjoys Mountaineering, Skiing and boating trips in the Mediterranean.