Kurt Kuempel

GSF Illinois

General Manager

Since August of 2012, Kurt Kuempel has been the General Manager of the Illinois office of GSF USA, and is responsible for all business operations including sales, customer service, operations and account management. Kurt brings with him extensive experience in various service-oriented companies, and is a dynamic leader with proven success in developing strong teams and consistently delivering on customer service expectations.

Prior to joining GSF, Kurt was with Carey International, the world’s leading premium chauffeur transportation company. Kurt served as a Vice President/General Manager with responsibilities for four Chicago-based subsidiaries with annual revenues over 20 million. Prior to joining Carey, he served as General Manager for North American Jet LLC, a privately owned FBO facility at Chicago’s Executive Airport.

Kurt’s formal education includes an MBA from Lewis University, where he also earned Bachelor of Science degrees in both business and aviation. Kurt continues to stay close to the University as an alumni and teaching as an adjunct professor.