London Biggin Hill welcomes first CEO

News — 09.03.19 BY Jill Stockbridge

David Winstanley, former chief operating officer of Birmingham Airport, has been welcomed as CEO of London Biggin Hill.

Andrew Walters, Chairman, said: “London Biggin Hill has achieved significant success in recent years and become home to a fast-growing community of aviation companies. With this growth has come increasingly complex needs from our customers, resident businesses, regulators and the local community.

“I’m therefore delighted to welcome David Winstanley as our first CEO. He brings the world-class airport management skills that London Biggin Hill needs at this stage in its development. Under his leadership, we will be better placed to provide the services and infrastructure our customers and stakeholders need to ensure their own success.”

In 2018, London Biggin Hill Airport achieved 12% growth in business aviation traffic. It now has the largest collection of MRO facilities of any airport in Europe.