Our Mission

It is the mission of the International Association of Baggage System Companies to be the leading voice for the baggage handling industry.

We consider ourselves the industry’s foremost ambassador, assisting in the continued improvement of the airline & airport baggage handling systems industry. We are committed to raising standards, furthering education, pushing innovation, and improving economic benefits across the greater industry as a whole.

Board of Directors

  • 1.Chris Norton, VTC - Chair

    Chris Norton

    CHAIR Chief Executive Officer, VTC
  • 2.Michael Stewart, SEW Eurodrive - Vice Chair

    Michael Stewart

    VICE CHAIR Industry Account Manager, SEW Eurodrive
  • Jimmy Dickerson

    Jimmy Dickerson

    SECRETARY / TREASURER Product Application Manager, Smiths Detection
  • 4.Bruce McMickle, Forbo-Siegling - Immediate Past Chair

    Bruce McMickle

    IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR Global Market Segment Manager - Airports, Forbo Siegling
  • Andrew Savage, Siemens

    Andrew Savage

    DIRECTOR Vice President of Airports, Siemens
  • Clint Auten

    Clint Auten

    DIRECTOR Director Corporate Facilities, Southwest Airlines
  • Finn Lyng Pedersen

    Finn Lyng Pedersen

    DIRECTOR President, BEUMER Glidepath
  • Frank Goodfinger

    Frank Goodfinger

    DIRECTOR VP Strategic Partnerships, SICK
  • Stacy Sayers

    Stacy Sayers

    DIRECTOR Principal, Sayleran Consulting