Posted on: 19 November 2012 by Mark Howells
Mango Aviation Partners has announced the appointment of three new management partners to strengthen its senior team including Brian Hogan (pictured), who moves from being CEO advisor at Zest Airways in the Philippines.
Prior to Zest, Hogan was CEO Advisor at AirPhil Express. At both Zest and AirPhil Express, he led extensive restructuring efforts resulting in both carriers emergence as significant low-fare airlines in the highly competitive Philippine market. Hogan has also been the COO Advisor at Cebu Pacific. He has been appointed partner responsible for business development and with the geographic responsibility of SE Asia.
Steve Allen also joins Mango from Zest Airways, where he was CCO Advisor. Allen has held senior airline commercial positions at AirPhil Express, Viva Macau and Tiger Airways where in all cases he was responsible for building and strengthening the commercial proposition of the airlines concerned. He has been appointed partner responsible for all aspects of Mango’s airline client commercial activities and with geographical responsibility for North Asia.”
An internal promotion sees Charles Johnson become partner responsible for product & ancillary revenue, on a worldwide basis.
Andrew Cowen, Mango managing partner explained, “Mango has been investing strongly in building up its presence and capability in the Asia-Pacific, reflecting the growing importance to world aviation and the growth prospects of the region. To strengthen the Mango team further, as well as extend Mango’s capability into what we perceive as major aviation growth areas, I am delighted to announce the appointment of three new management partners to the Mango senior team.
“These are major appointments which reinforce Mango’s determination to always be in a position to provide unique and talented expertise to the full spectrum of airlines operating across the Asia-Pacific. In particular, Brian, Steve and Charles, in common with all Mango’s people, are able to closely integrate with airline and other aviation business management teams, to deliver realistic and lasting solutions to business issues”