Air Partner expands freight team

Mark Middleton and Stuart Smith join as Group Director of Business Development for freight, Asia Pac and Business Development Manager for freight - MENA and CIS, respectively.


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Air Partner has announced that it has new inclusions to its freight team. Mark Middleton joins the Group as Director of Business Development for freight – Asia Pacific, and Stuart Smith takes on the role of Business Development Manager for Freight – MENA and CIS.

Mark Middleton has over 31 years’ experience in the aviation industry, in both the UK and Singapore. During this time, Mark has spent 15 years working for aircraft operators, and over 15 years working in the air charter broking industry. Mark has managed charter sales and operations for many different aircraft, from Beechcraft up to Boeing 747 and Antonov 124. In his new role, Mark will be based in Singapore.

Stuart Smith has seven years’ experience in the aviation industry, including five years in the charter broking sector as a Cargo Director, and two years with Qatar Airways as Manager for Freighter Sales and Marketing and Regional Cargo Manager CIS/North Africa. In his new role at Air Partner, based in Istanbul, he will be working to develop Air Partner Freight’s offering in new markets.