Entrepreneur, pilot and Lead Singer of Iron Maiden
Bruce Dickinson is the lead singer of Iron Maiden, a commercial pilot, brewmaster, entrepreneur and creative business thinker. Bruce was a pilot and Marketing Director for Astraeus Airlines, a company which leased aircraft to other carriers. Bruce is also the man behind the company Cardiff Aviation which specialises in heavy maintenance of Airbus and Boeing commercial aircraft.
Bruce is also involved in an air ship venture to manufacture lighter than air hybrid transport aircraft. He is also setting up a separate Training Company (Real World Aviation) to train future Pilots. Bruce left Iron Maiden in 1993 in order to pursue a solo career, his passion for fencing and an interest in becoming a pilot. Bruce re-joined the band in 1999 and has gone on to release four albums; despite this he hasn't stopped flying Boeing 757s.
Bruce is very keen to speak about his projects tying it in with business venturing, entrepreneurship and business creativity. In addition he is willing to talk about the parallels between his music and business careers. He is also able to deliver team building experiences focused around his flight simulator. With a captivating style, humour and wisdom, Bruce Dickinson's presentations entertain and motivate audiences.
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