Committee Members

Michael Halaby

Elected 2022

Michael Halaby has 20+ years of providing strategic funding advice to C-suite executives in the aviation, automotive and financial institution sectors on accessing the US$ and international bond, secured bank… Read more »

Gwen Edwards

Elected 2022

Gwen Edwards is a partner in the Aircraft Finance team at CMS, specialising in debt financing and leasing of commercial and corporate aircraft.  Gwen acts for a mix of lenders, lessors,… Read more »

Clive Richardson

Elected 2019

Clive started his aviation career in 1983 with Flight International where he worked in various roles before joining Reed Exhibitions in 1993. At Reed Exhibitions Clive  joined the Asian Aerospace… Read more »

Arnaud Fiscel

Elected 2018

Arnaud Fiscel is Head of Transportation at Bank of China in London, where he offers corporate, infrastructure and asset-based solutions for the Aviation, Maritime and Rail sectors.  Inspired by a… Read more »

James McCarthy

Elected 2018

James McCarthy is Head of Trading and Origination at Dynam Aviation and is responsible for managing acquisitions, aircraft trading and business development. Previously he was a Senior Director at Boeing… Read more »

Tony Whitty – Treasurer

Elected 2018

Tony started his career in aircraft remarketing in 1990.  Tony has been based both in Europe and the USA and has achieved considerable success in aircraft remarketing on behalf of… Read more »

Philip Tozer-Pennington

Elected 2019

Philip Tozer-Pennington is the Managing Director of Aviation News Ltd, which has been serving the commercial aviation sector for over eight years now with news services, magazines/journals, conferences and exhibitions…. Read more »

Malcolm Ginsberg

Elected 2019

Malcolm Ginsberg was a founder member of the Aviation Club.  He has been nominated by two former chairmen.   Malcolm believes the Club committee needs a balance of young people prepared… Read more »

Jane Johnston – Immediate Past Chairman

Immediate Past Chairman

Jane is Head of Corporate Affairs for NATS, the UK’s leading provider of air traffic services, now expanding into international markets. She is responsible for NATS’ UK political and trade… Read more »

Jeremy Green

Re-elected for second term 2018

Jeremy Green is CEO, Hayward and Green Aviation Ltd Jeremy Green began in aviation by bad luck or good luck as it turned out. Following his honours degree in Physics… Read more »

Karl Brünjes – Chairman

Elected Chairman 2018

Karl Brünjes has been involved in the trading, financing and management of commercial aircraft since 1990.  Karl has held senior positions at Fortis Aviation Group, IBA Group, Republic Financial and… Read more »

Donna Ager

Re-elected for second term 2018

Donna is a partner and head of the Aviation practice in Maples and Calder’s Dublin office, advising on tax efficient leasing and financing structures. Having worked for more than 13… Read more »

Sylvain Gloux

Elected for 2nd term in 2022

Sylvain Gloux brings more than 10 years of experience in airline strategic fleet management and aircraft trading, leasing and financing, having worked for airlines and financial institutions. His particular strengths… Read more »

Upcoming events

Thursday 16 June

Speaker:  Stan Deal, President & CEO, Boeing Commercial Airplanes