Jet Aviation forms two regional divisions for its EMEA & Asia operations
Jet Aviation recently restructured its EMEA & Asia organization by forming two separate regional divisions, one for Asia and one for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
The company appointed Kim Chan as vice president and head of Jet Aviation Asia and Stefan Benz as vice president MRO and FBO services of its EMEA operations.
Jet Aviation's EMEA & Asia leadership team now includes Jürg Reuthinger, Aircraft Management & Charter; Neil Boyle, Jet Aviation Basel Completions; Johannes Turzer, Jet Aviation Basel and Geneva MRO & FBO and the newly appointed Kim Chan, Jet Aviation Asia, and Stefan Benz, MRO and FBO services EMEA, all reporting to Dan Clare, president of the Jet Aviation Group.
As head of Jet Aviation Asia operations, Beijing-based Kim Chan is responsible for regional growth, strategy and strengthening relationships with key customers, partners and government entities. Chan has held senior management positions in Asia for more than 20 years with companies including HNI International, Honeywell, Bombardier, Lucas Aerospace and most recently at China Alstom.
Stefan Benz, who was appointed vice president for Jet Aviation's MRO and FBO organization in EMEA, joined Jet Aviation in January 2011 as vice president MRO sales EMEA & Asia. He recently led the reorganization of the sales department by creating a local sales structure and established a new MRO sales and key account management organization. Benz oversees Jet Aviation's MRO and FBO operations in Dubai, Dusseldorf, Jeddah, London Biggin Hill, Moscow Vnukovo, Riyadh and Zurich. Benz holds a degree in Aeronautical Engineering from Stuttgart University, Germany.