AJW Group welcomes Tony Whitty as Chairman of The Aviation Club UK
Tony Whitty, AJW Group’s Senior Vice President of Aircraft & Engine Procurement, has been elected as the new Chairman of The Aviation Club UK. Whitty replaces Karl Brunjes, who held the role for the past five years.
AJW Group, a global independent aircraft supply chain solutions provider, specializing in component supply and repair, congratulated Whitty on his new position and expressed its appreciation to Brunjes for his outstanding leadership and dedication during his tenure.
“I am deeply honoured and privileged to have been elected as the Chairman of The Aviation Club UK. I am grateful for the opportunity to lead this prestigious organization and build on its legacy of excellence in the aviation industry,” said Whitty in an April 24 press release.
Whitty started his career in air travel in 1990 with Fortis Aviation. With decades of experience working with a variety of airline clients, Whitty continues to advance the Club’s mission of fostering collaboration, knowledge sharing and networking among aviation professionals.
The AJW Group also recognizes Philippa Ewart's valuable input as the Executive Secretary of The Aviation Club UK, which involved overseeing the Club's seamless functioning and supporting its undertakings.
The Aviation Club UK is brings together leaders, experts, and enthusiasts from various sectors of the aviation industry, including airlines, airports, manufacturers, regulators, and service providers. The Club is dedicated to fostering collaboration, knowledge sharing, and networking among aviation professionals. It organizes regular events, seminars, and networking opportunities for its members, featuring distinguished speakers who provide insights and perspectives on the latest trends, challenges, and innovations in the aviation industry.