Asia, 5th September 2016 - TAG Aviation Asia today announced the appointment of Jolie Howard as Chief Executive Officer of TAG Aviation Asia, effective November 2016.
Ms Howard was the very first employee to be engaged by TAG Asia when the company commenced its business in the region in 2006. Serving as the Director of Business Development until 2013 Ms Howard was a catalyst in helping to build the managed aircraft fleet to over thirty plus aircraft.
For the past three years Ms Howard has been working as Regional Vice President of CIT’s Business Aircraft Finance in Asia and has advanced her aviation career as a greatly respected figurehead within business aviation.
Welcoming her new challenge upon returning to TAG Asia, Ms Howard said: “I am very excited about the future of TAG and the potential for business growth in this part of the world generally. Together we will continue to build the company and to maintain our position as the leading aviation service provider in the region. I look forward to being part of TAG’s high quality and professional team once again and I feel confident that TAG Asia will go from strength to strength in the future.”
Commenting on Ms Howard’s appointment, Steven Young, on behalf of TAG Aviation Asia Board, said:
“During Jolie’s period as Director of Business Development with the Asia team, TAG Asia advanced to become the largest aircraft management company in the region. Jolie is a highly regarded leader in our industry and has demonstrated a sound understanding of the aviation business and earned the respect of her fellow colleagues. The success of TAG Asia’s growth and development has only been made possible through the quality and professionalism of its people. We are indeed fortunate to welcome the return of Jolie to Asia at such an important time in our company’s evolution.”