Gama Aviation appoints Richard Dam, as General Manager to lead its MRO growth in Asia

Hong Kong, 16th November 2018 – Gama Aviation Plc, the global business aviation services company, has appointed Richard Dam as General Manager, Ground for Asia to lead the continued growth and expansion of its MRO business in the region.

Richard, an industry veteran, with both business jet and rotary operations has successfully led MRO teams with Bombardier, Dassault Falcon Service, Net Jets and most recently Noordzee Helicopters, building their capabilities and optimising efficiencies.

Sergio Oliveira e Silva, Managing Director, Gama Aviation Asia commented: “Richard’s appointment comes at an important time in the development of our Ground business. With a high-quality team of experienced engineers and the capabilities of the wider Group plus our sister company CASL, he’ll strategically steer the Ground business to build on the platform we put in place during 2018.”

Richard Dam, General Manager, Ground commented: “I’m really looking forward to getting stuck into the business. I came to Hong Kong because of the business’s potential. We have a good foundation and now it is time to build; creating the depth, breadth and scale of the MRO capability that Gama Aviation deploys in Europe, the Middle East and the USA.”