Rizon, the Middle East and London Biggin Hill
based executive charter company has appointed Andrew Pearce as
Sales & Marketing Director UK/Europe.
Andrew, who joins from TAG Aviation, will be
based at Rizon’s new London Biggin Hill facility, which is on schedule to
open in October.
Formerly senior manager aircraft
acquisitions and sales at TAG, Andrew has 30 years’ aviation
experience. He started out at Luton Airport, working in
Flight Operations and Charter for Britannia Airways. He moved to
McAlpine Aviation, then one of the largest Corporate Aviation
management companies in Europe, where he worked as Flight
Operations Duty Officer. Whilst at McAlpine, Andrew progressed
into Charter and Aircraft Sales.
In the late 1980s
he worked with Fortis Aviation Group, then FLS Aerospace
Engineering and in 1995 joined Twinjet Aircraft, later becoming
Director of Sales, covering both airliner and corporate jet sales,
before moving to Marshall Aerospace in Cambridge as Corporate
Sales Manager. Here, he was instrumental in the formation of
Marshall Executive Aviation, engaged in charter, MRO and FBO
Rizon’s $16 million
UK-based maintenance operation is set for completion in October
with the passenger handling operation (FBO) following in November.
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