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Peter Sorby FCCA


Board-level CFO & CEO experience in helicopter services and airlines, aviation & support services.

Previously CEO of Air Foyle Group.

In-depth experience in Financial & Management Accounting, Tax Compliance & Structuring, Air Operations Regulatory Requirements, Business Transformation & Strategy.

Personally sourced and secured GBP 35m in private equity to fund a new enterprise.

Successfully led the formation of British International Group (“BIG”) (now Newquay Helicopters Ltd) and served as Financial Director & Deputy MD.

Identified the opportunity to acquire Veritair Aviation with an existing AOC for British International Group, led the due diligence process and negotiations at senior management level.

Successfully sold British International Group, providing substantial returns to the private equity investors.

Qualified FCCA & Fellow of the Institute of Directors.

UK citizen.