Background

Gulfstream g4 cockpitPhilippe Dafflon acquired his experience over a period of 30 years, starting as an Avionics Technician, working his way through mechanical / electrical / engine systems in the capacity of both Flight Engineer and Director of Maintenance.
Experience has been gained over the last 20 years in the demanding VIP environment and on occasion in the most difficult of conditions.
This experience includes managing a leading corporate flight department operating a wide variety of aircraft, under various registers in different operational environments. This has also provided him with invaluable insight into the field of aircraft acquisition and sales along with technical and certification matters. In addition, Philippe has been managing vintage aircraft operations and a high profile restoration in Europe.
Long international exposure has enabled Philippe to develop a good understanding of the different nationalities and cultures involved in the aviation industry. This in turn has lead to excellent team building skills whenever and wherever he has embarked upon a project.  

Antonis Lougiakis has a diverse experience in both VIP as well as in commercial aviation environment combined with a strong aeronautical academic background.
His experience includes working for a leading corporate flight department operating a wide variety of aircraft, under various registries in different operational environments.
Experience has also been gained by managing the maintenance planning department of the leading Greek Cargo Airline.
This has provided him with invaluable insight into the field of commercial aviation maintenance, operations and regulatory issues.
Additionally, wide experience has been gained in the field of cabin completion and deliveries of both new (green) and pre-owned business aircraft.
He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Aeronautical Engineering and a Master’s Degree of Science (MSc) in Aeronautics from Imperial College.