Air Partner, the global aviation services group, is pleased to announce the appointment of Lee Rennie to the newly created role of Partner Relationship Manager in its UK Charter team. Lee will be based at Air Partner’s headquarters in Gatwick and will report directly to Managing Director Tony Whitty.
Lee brings with him a wealth of industry experience, most recently serving as the Head of Charter at UK airline flybmi. He has also worked within charter sales for a number of airlines, including Britannia Airways, Monarch Airlines and Excel Airways.
Lee will be responsible for growing the amount of mutually beneficial business that Air Partner conducts with airlines and partners across the UK and Europe.
Commenting on his appointment, Lee said: “I am delighted to take up this new role at Air Partner. Partnerships form an important part of the group’s operations and I can’t wait to build upon its existing relationships, as well as develop new ones.”
Managing Director Tony Whitty added: “Lee will make a great addition to the team, and I have no doubt his extensive charter experience and airline relationships will prove invaluable. I look forward to supporting Lee in promoting the various managed services that the Air Partner group offers to the airlines and partners we work so closely with.”
About Air Partner:
Founded in 1961, Air Partner is a global aviation services group that provides worldwide solutions to industry, commerce, governments and private individuals. The Group has two divisions: Charter division, comprising air charter broking and remarketing; and the Consulting & Training division, comprising the aviation safety consultancies, Baines Simmons, Clockwork Research and SafeSkys, as well as Air Partner’s Emergency Planning Division. For reporting purposes, the Group is structured into four divisions: Commercial Jets, Private Jets, Freight (Charter) and Consulting & Training (Baines Simmons, Clockwork Research, SafeSkys and Air Partner’s Emergency Planning Division). The Commercial Jet division charters large airliners to move groups of any size. Air Partner Remarketing, which is within the Commercial Jet division, provides comprehensive remarketing programmes for all types of commercial and corporate aircraft to a wide range of international clients. Private Jets offers the Company’s unique pre-paid JetCard scheme and on-demand charter. Freight charters aircraft of every size to fly almost any cargo anywhere, at any time. Baines Simmons is a world leader in aviation safety consulting specialising in aviation regulation, compliance and safety management. Clockwork Research is a leading fatigue risk management consultancy. SafeSkys is a leading Environmental and Air Traffic Control services provider to UK and International airports. Air Partner is headquartered alongside Gatwick airport in the UK. Air Partner operates 24/7 year-round and has 20 offices globally. Air Partner is listed on the London Stock Exchange (AIR) and is ISO 9001:2015 compliant for commercial airline and private jet solutions worldwide. www.airpartner.com