Team Member

Adam Pilarski Ph.D.

Senior Vice President


Adam joined AVITAS in 1997 after working as an economist with Douglas Aircraft Company, to oversee AVITAS’s consulting services.  He is also responsible for supporting customers with studies including traffic forecasts, economic forecasts, statistical analyses, strategic planning, and airline industry issues.  His last position at Douglas Aircraft Company was Chief Economist and Director of Strategic Planning with responsibility for all economic analyses performed for the company, both in-house and through vendors.  In addition, Adam was the publisher and editor of the annual “Outlook” publications.

Adam is also well-known for his presentations at a wide range of industry conferences and is also frequently asked to present to the management committees of various aviation industry companies, including airlines and OEMs.

Adam was awarded the prestigious ISTAT Award at ISTAT Americas 2020, and is a current ISTAT board member


University of Illinois, Urbana, Ph.D.;
Tel Aviv University, Israel, BA, MA.