bmi appoints MD

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed May 24, 2018 14:04

bmi appoints MD

bmi has appointed Tim Shattock in the newly created role of Managing Director.  Based out of the airline’s East Midland’s head office, Shattock joined the company on 16 May and reports directly to Group CEO of Airline Investments, Peter Simpson.

Shattock brings 30 years of aviation experience to the role having most recently worked as the Managing Director for Babcock Mission Critical Services in Gloucester, the UK’s largest operator of Air Ambulance aircraft.

He will oversee a team of over 400 staff members with the Chief Financial Officer, Chief Commercial Officer, Operational Directors, along with the Head of Human Resources all reporting directly to him.

Commenting on the appointment Peter Simpson said: “We’re delighted to welcome Tim to the team as we restructure the bmi Exec team to replicate the structure we have in place with our sister airline, Loganair.  We are continuing to drive bmi forward, engage with new markets and transition through Brexit.  The creation of this role gives us greater bandwidth to focus on the immediate challenges ahead while working with the bmi team, to develop the business further unlocking the many opportunities presenting themselves on the back of solid foundation that has been created over the last couple of years.

Shattock said: “bmi has a fantastic reputation as an airline that delivers a quality product.  It has maintained high standards of professionalism and service across all routes and I look forward to continuing this and also developing the airline into one which can effortlessly move forward as the .”

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed May 24, 2018 14:04