Simon Dolan – Chairman
Simon is a prominent British businessman and owns a number of different companies across a wide range of sectors, these include accountancy, employment services, publishing and aviation. Forever a lover of great motor cars, Simon initially discovered Motorsport first-hand when his wife purchased him a private coaching day at Bruntingthorpe Proving Ground with professional racing driver Sam Hancock in 2007.This was Simons first ever track experience, after which he embarked on an intensive driver training programme with Sam, achieving his goal of racing and winning at Le Mans. Simon then went on to founder Jota Aviation with current CEO Andy Green.
Andy Green – Chief Executive Officer
Andy began his 30 year aviation career working the ramp as a teenager. Following on from this he gained his Private Pilot’s Licence and has 400 hours flying experience. He has held positions across Flights Operations and Commercial, which gave him the broad understanding of the many aspects of airline management. It was using this knowledge and insight that Andy found his way to the boardroom by setting up Jota Aviation in 2009, gaining a UK AOC in 2010 and now holds the position of CEO and Accountable Manager.
Luke Sutcliffe – Chief Operating Officer
Luke joined Jota as an Operations Controller in 2010 following the successful completion of his degree in Aviation Technology from the University of Leeds. An avid flyer with a PPL, Luke completed his ATPL flight training in September 2014 before gaining his type rating on the King Air progressing from First Officer and then to Captain. Luke has held various positions with the Jota team heading up the successful implementation of Jota’s SMS programme as Safety Manager and then a CAA approved Form 4 holder Ground Operations Manager. Luke is now type rated on the Avro RJ and actively flies as a current pilot.