Having proudly achieved over 30 year’s vast experience with Africa Ian started his cargo airline career as Lufthansa UK & Eire Cargo Charter Manager and General Manager for the legendary German Cargo Services ( GCS ) . During 10 years at the LH Cargo / GCS helm Ian and team won a major share of the Formula One & Rock Group business and in Africa for 8 years controlled the Kenya National Exam Council B747F charter business and importantly was joint innovator of Africa’s first regional hub & spoke freighter operation as Africa Cargo Services in Nairobi capturing B747F Intercontinental cargo feed onto a B727-100F. Ian’s career in UK developed with a GM role at Virgin Atlantic Cargo and consultant roles at AMI Global Wholesale, Menzies World Cargo & Coyne Aviation.
In 2007 Ian re-located to Kenya setting up Skyserve Aviation Limited working with Virgin Atlantic Cargo, Transglobal Cargo Centre (now AFS Kenya) and setting up Air Cargo Germany’s B747F operation before being head-hunted as a quality control management consultant to Cargolux Airlines.
His current portfolio includes airline cargo sales & operations including GSA, aircraft / ramp & cargo including GHA, full & part charter broker sales and all cargo logistics aspects working with quality multi-functional partners and service providers. His objectives to meet all International quality and compliant standards growing vital exports ex Africa and building seamless air to air, air to road trade lanes within Africa.