Clive Prentice joins AVIAÂ as consultant
AVIAÂ has announced that they have added UK-based Clive Prentice to their team as a consultant.
Prentice will specialize in MRO and technical services, advising on independent maintenance partners and acting as mentor to the company's global maintenance team.
Prentice has garnered 20 years of experience in the industry. He has previously managed large maintenance operations for business jet companies – originally supporting OEMs and then moving to third-party independent MROs as a consultant – working with Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group, JETS (Bourmemouth) and Gama Aviation PLC. Prentice has also served as Finance Director, BAE Corporate Jets; MD of Raytheon Aviation Services; and VP and General Manager for Hawker Beechcraft.
According to a news release from the company, Prentice's focus will be leading AVIAÂ in dealings with "reputable, established players."
"AVIAÂ’s offer is very attractive for both operator and owner and supplier,” noted Prentice. “I bring a good understanding of the traditional methodology that can be utilized to benchmark the services provided and ensure the regulatory framework is understood."