Appointment of Non-Executive Director to the Board of Glasgow Prestwick Airport

Tuesday 10 May, 16:46 Europe/London

We would like to announce a change to the Board of Directors at Glasgow Prestwick Airport (GPA).

Non-Executive Director Appointment

We are delighted to announce that Jamie Ross joins the board as a Non-Executive Director following a recent recruitment exercise to replace Valerie Scoular, who stood down from her position after completing her 4-year term on 31 March 2022.

Jamie’s initial term will be for 3 years commencing 1st  May 2022 until 30th April 2025. This appointment confirms a commitment of 28 days per annum.

Jamie brings with him extensive experience within the transport sector and global aviation services following his six years of leading Menzies Aviation’s commercial activities across the world with major airline and fuel companies, building relationships with customers, partners and suppliers.

His career has encompassed a wide variety of leadership roles, most recently as Executive Vice President – Commercial for Menzies Aviation. Prior to that he held senior commercial and business development positions with the Go-Ahead Group plc and Serco Group plc. He held operational and general management positions at Great North Eastern Railway (GNER) and Northern Rail.

He also had a four-year period in the Scottish Government, working across multiple sectors of the transport industry. As a result, he has considerable knowledge of both public and private sector transport operations and an in depth understanding of the role that transport plays in the wider economy.