LCI bolsters Asia operation with new appointment

Lauren Eldershaw
By Lauren Eldershaw December 20, 2018 12:32

LCI bolsters Asia operation with new appointment

Lease Corporation International (LCI), the aviation division of the Libra Group, has appointed Chris Lloyd as Vice President Marketing.

He will be based at LCI’s Singapore office, with responsibility for the South East and North East Asian markets.

Lloyd, who joined LCI in early December, has 25 years’ experience in the international helicopter market, with a proven track record in aircraft sales and leasing, working with contacts across the globe and particularly in the Asia Pacific region.

He was previously Managing Director of Lloyd Aviation – a helicopter and fixed-wing sale and brokerage company, based in Singapore and offering consultancy and valuation services across the Asian and Oceania regions.

Crispin Maunder, Executive Chairman of Lease Corporation International, said: “We are delighted to welcome Chris to our team at our Singapore office. With his extensive experience, knowledge and network, we know he will be a great asset to LCI and his appointment marks the beginning of LCI’s expansion of its global marketing operations.”

Chris Lloyd, Vice President Marketing for LCI, said: “This is a fantastic opportunity and I am thrilled to be part of such a dynamic company. I am determined to put my knowledge and insight into action to support LCI’s growth in the region and across the globe.”

His appointment is latest in a series of measures taken by LCI to bolster its Asia operation, and follows last month’s appointment of John Gumulak as its Technical Director, based in Singapore. John joined LCI from Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service (WHRS) in Australia, where he oversaw the continued airworthiness of Westpac’s fleet of AW139 helicopters.

Lauren Eldershaw
By Lauren Eldershaw December 20, 2018 12:32