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ASM Announces New VP Consultancy Services

Posted 17/12/2009 - Viewed 5326 time(s)

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Manchester, December 2009

ASM, the global aviation route development expert, today announced the appointment of existing principal consultant Mark Clarkson as its new VP Consultancy Services.

Mark has been with ASM for three years, joining the company as a consultant in 2007 from Durham Tees Valley Airport. He has vast experience having delivered route development and network strategies and has headed up projects in regions including the Caribbean, China, the Middle East and mainland Europe.

Speaking about his new role, Mark said: "I'm very excited to be starting this new role in January, and in particular to the challenge presented by leading a focussed team within the company on a variety of different projects. I will enjoy the opportunity to build on my skills and am delighted the appointment board have confidence in my ability."

John Grant, Managing Director, said: "Mark is an extremely talented aviation professional and I have no doubt he will make a valuable contribution to ASM's consultancy offer. As the industry continues to fight its way through very challenging conditions, it will be the leadership skills and level of knowledge Mark brings to this post that will allow him to achieve the best results for our clients."

Mark's appointment to this newly-created post demonstrates the level of success enjoyed by ASM over recent months and illustrates a continued demand for their leading edge services around the world.

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Notes to Editors

About ASM

  • Airport Strategy & Marketing Ltd (ASM) was founded in 1993 and was the first management consulting company specializing in the field of route development for airports.
  • ASM works exclusively for airports, helping them expand their route networks and bring economic development to their surrounding regions. The results that have been achieved support ASM's claim to be the world leader in its field.
  • ASM does not contract to airlines. This gives its consultants the unique ability to protect their objectivity and freedom to act in the best way possible for every client. Carriers understand that there are no conflicts of interest and, as such, relationships with them are based on trust and mutual respect.
  • The company is built around a growing team of experienced route development professionals and their approach purposely mirrors the function and nature of route development itself. This has enabled ASM to develop a track record without equal in delivering new routes for airports across all airline sectors.

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