ExecuJet is expanding its presence in Sydney, Australia, with the acquisition of an FBO to complement its existing maintenance, flight operations and administration facility.
Luxaviation UK is also announcing its ‘top ten’ private jet destinations, for departures from the UK in Summer (May-September) 2017.
Luxaviation Group has appointed Sally Jones as CFO. After qualifying as chartered accountant, Sally's career started with Reuters in the internal audit department and transferred to Reuters Switzerland in 1998. She joined ExecuJet Group as the group finance manager in 2007 and was responsible for group reporting. By 2012, Sally became the group finance director and joined the group management committee before becoming CFO in 2015. In this role, she analyzed ExecuJet’s business plans while obtaining financing for new acquisitions. Sally most recently acted as finance director for the Americas and human resources director for the ExecuJet Group.
The African Business Aviation Association (AfBAA) held a forum at EBACE yesterday called Access Africa. The forum was established “to educate individuals and companies in the industry about the economic potential of conducting business in Africa.” Speakers included Segun Demuren from EAN Aviation in Nigeria, Nuno Pereira from Bestfly in Angola and Gavin Kiggen from ExecuJet South Africa. AfBAA also announced that it had expanded its AfBAC event to create AfBAC Expo, which will take place in Johannesburg later this year.
Luxaviation Group and ExecuJet are exhibiting together for the second time at the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) from 22-24 May 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland. This year’s event marks the third time Luxaviation has exhibited at the show and ExecuJet’s 13 th time.
Luxaviation Helicopters and Azur Hélicoptère are announcing today a new partnership which will bring a seamless private helicopter and jet experience to clients visiting the South of France.