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§Metalwork/engineering/model aircraft/car/marine construction

§Cars - Racing/4x4/project vehicles/vehicle modifying


Aviation Operations (Low Cost Carriers) - 5yrs in Europe, India and Middle East Air Crew Training - 5yrs in Europe, India and Middle East Project Management - 3yrs in India and Middle East Public Transport Planning, Scheduling and Operations - 1yr in Middle East Goal - Operations Consultant


Highly motivated, process driven department and project manager with extensive experience in airline restructuring and day-to-day management in Europe, India and the Middle-East. Considerable management experience over the past 5 years in several difficult and challenging environments, focused on creating a highly organised function to deliver first class training and scheduling. Currently operating within the Public Transport Agency of the Dubai Government Roads and Transport Authority in a project management role, previous aviation-oriented deliverables have included developing roster systems for aircrew, design and implementation of processes and procedures in all areas including financial reconciliation and management of large and complex projects including substantial IT system development and implementation. Previous airline experience with Ryanair, Europe’s largest low fares Airline, as key member of the training and scheduling department responsible for the scheduling, controlling and planning of all training requirements for over 1000 pilots, Air Deccan, India’s first low cost and second largest airline and Emirates-CAE flight training.

Work History

Work History
Jul 2008 - Present

Chief Officer

Project Management Department Management Operations Specialist
Jul 2007 - Jul 2008

Manager Simulator Planning & Scheduling

Departmental Management
Sep 2005 - Jul 2007

HOD, Training & Scheduling

Air Deccan
Departmental Management Project Management Contract Management Fiscal Planning Change Management Software Development
Sep 2004 - Sep 2005

Head of Flight Deck Scheduling

Team Management Roster management for 1000 pilots Training scheduling for 1000 pilots Leave planning
Apr 2003 - Sep 2004

Bar Manager

Scottish and Newcastle
Team Management Business Development Graphic design Marketing Inventory Control Promotional Marketing


1999 - 2002

BSc Hons

University of Southampton



Project Management

I have managed several large and complex projects including development of scheduling software for Air Deccan and Ryanair, Simulator and Instructor planning software for CAE and electronic sign-on for drivers in RTA. I am also currently involved in the management of a new european bus tender for RTA.

Turnaround/Change Management

I played a key part of the turnaround of Air Deccan in India from 2005 to 2007. I also played an important role in the restructuring of the planning and scheduling department at Emirates-CAE flight training in Dubai.

Departmental Management

I have managed departments from 4 - 20 people in Europe, India and the Middle East. I have created departments from scratch as well as managing existing ones for turnaround purposes.


Jan 2003 - Present


Aug 2002 - Apr 2002





Warwick Brady

I have known Warwick for over 20 years and worked for him in Ryanair whilst he was Director Flight Ops and subsequently for him in India with Air Deccan as a key part of the restructuring team which he was leading as the COO of the airline.