Peter van Blijenburgh, a Dutch national residing in Paris, France (since 1976), was born in The Netherlands, educated in Canada, the Netherlands Antilles & The Netherlands, and studied in Switzerland (business administration). Up to 1995, he held various management positions with industrial & service supplying companies in Europe, the USA and the Middle East. He has been involved with unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) since since 1987 and is an inveterate internationally recognized independent UAS strategic & regulatory advisor and market expert.