Under the High Patronage of His Majesty the King of Morocco Mohammed VI
5th Global Humanitarian Aviation Conference & Exhibition
Marrakech, Morocco October 9th–11th 2013

5ème Conférence mondiale de l'aviation humanitaire & Exposition
Marrakech, Maroc October 9 au 11 Octobre 2013

Mr. Jo Gillespie

Mr. Jo Gillespie

Partner & Safety Management Advisor at Gates Aviation

 

Mr. Jo  has more than  30 years of experience as a pilot, including military, business and general aviation but predominantly as a captain and instructor on medium to ultra-long haul international airline operations. For the past 20 years he has also enjoyed a parallel career in aviation safety management, culminating as VP Flight Safety for a major Middle East airline through a period of massive expansion in the Gulf region. Jo has for a long time been chairman of the Gulf Flight Safety Committee, a member of the international advisory committee of the Flight Safety Foundation and a Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society. Since leaving the airline industry 18 months ago Jo has been a partner and safety management advisor at Gates Aviation, a City of London based aviation services group offering a range of products including safety, security and crisis management to clients all around the world. Jo has been a regular supporter of the World Food Programme’s aviation safety initiatives.