Heathrow Airport has confirmed that
Chris Garton will be joining the company as Chief Operating Officer in the
Until early last year, Chris was in the equivalent role
at Dubai Airport, where he played a key role in growing the annual
number of passengers served from 30 million to over 86 million,
over a nine-year period and embedding a strong service culture
across the airport.
career, Chris has held a number of roles in engineering and
change management at Gatwick Airport, Ineos and ICI. He is currently Director of Asset Management
with Associated British Ports. He has a
first-class degree in Engineering from Londonís Imperial College.
Chrisís imminent arrival at Heathrow follows the appointment
of Derek Provan, who has been interim COO since September, as CEO of AGS Airports.