Skydio, the largest US manufacturer of AI-equipped consumer and enterprise drones, is continuing its push for global expansion by ramping up its international team. And this time, the focus in on Europe.

Skydio eyes Europe drone market

Martin Brandenburg takes on the role of VP, international business development, at Skydio after gaining two decades of drone industry and IT expertise at companies that include DJI, Dell, and Fujitsu.

Brandenburg has played an instrumental role in establishing the DJI brand in Europe and educating the EMEA markets about the benefits of drones and imaging technology. However, in a press statement issued by Skydio, he seems to be throwing shade at his former employer:

During my career in the drone industry, I saw how drones improve worker safety and drive process efficiency. But I also saw how manual drone technology severely limits the scale of enterprise drone programs, due to the considerable training requirements and…