Leading global aircraft charter specialist, Air Charter Service, has announced the appointment of Chris Fisher as Business Development Director in the US. Chris brings with him 30 years of experience in the aviation industry and will be working primarily with the ACS team based in New York.
Chris began his career in aviation logistics in the US Navy before moving into an operations management role at a large freight forwarder and later to another charter company. Justin Bowman, Air Charter Service’s CEO, comments: “We are thrilled to have Chris on board to add his diverse experience working with the government, as well as within the private sector, to our team. He brings highly valuable international experience in freight forwarding that will be a great asset to our business. Chris has a great track record within the industry and we are always looking to bring individuals with new experiences into our company so that we can better service our customers.”
Fisher adds, “I am delighted to be joining Air Charter Service, having admired the company for many years due to its combined offering of global reach and local expertise for clients. The challenge of excelling their business is highly exciting at this particularly interesting time for aviation. I look forward to working with the team and sharing my experience.”
Air Charter Service is a global aircraft charter broker with 27 worldwide offices, spanning all six major continents and we offer private jet, commercial airliner and cargo aircraft charters, as well as onboard courier solutions. We arrange more than 23,000 charter flights annually with revenue of close to 700 million dollars. We were formed in 1990 by Chairman Chris Leach and CEO Justin Bowman in the basement of a house, and we now employ more than 450 staff worldwide.