BBA Aviation appoints Vicky Jarman and Stephen King to its Board as Non-Executive Directors

– UK, London – BBA Aviation (LON:BBA), a market-leading provider of global aviation support and aftermarket services, today announced the appointment of Vicky Jarman and Stephen King as new non-executive directors.

Ms. Jarman and Mr King will sit on the Audit and Risk, Remuneration and Nomination Committees.

Sir Nigel Rudd, BBA Aviation Chairman commented “I am delighted to welcome Vicky and Stephen to the Board of BBA Aviation. They both bring significant relevant experience and I am confident they will contribute to the next stage in the Group’s development.”

About Vicky Jarman

Vicky Jarman will join the Board today. Ms. Jarman started her career with KPMG where she qualified as a Chartered Accountant. Shortly after qualification Ms Jarman moved to Lazard & Co working in the Corporate Finance team before becoming Chief Operating Officer for the London and Middle East operations until 2009. Ms Jarman is currently a non-executive director at Knight Frank, the global commercial and residential real estate advisor, and previously held non-executive appointments at De La Rue, Equiniti Group and Hays.

About Stephen King

Stephen King will also join the Board today. Stephen qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Coopers & Lybrand and has held a number of finance roles in blue chip organisations including Lucas Industries plc, Seeboard plc, De La Rue plc and Caledonia Investments plc, where he was Group Finance Director for nine years. Mr King is currently a non-executive director of Bristow Inc. Chemring Group plc and TT Electronics where he is the Senior Independent Director and also chairs the Audit Committee.

About BBA Aviation plc

BBA Aviation plc is a market leading, global aviation support and aftermarket services provider, primarily focused on servicing the Business and General Aviation (B&GA) market. We support our customers through three principal businesses: Signature Flight Support, Signature TECHNICAirTM and EPIC Fuels which provide premium, full service flight and home base support including refuelling, ground handling and MRO services through the world’s largest fixed base operation (FBO) network for B&GA users with around 200 locations covering key destinations in North America, Europe, South America, Caribbean, Africa and Asia. EPIC Fuels is a global provider of aviation fuels, supplies and services. Ontic is a leading provider of high-quality equipment and cost-effective solutions for the continuing support of maturing and legacy aerospace platforms with locations in the USA, Europe and Asia. Engine Repair & Overhaul (ERO)/Global Engine Services is a leading independent engine service provider to global B&GA operators, the rotorcraft market and regional airline fleets with locations in the USA, Europe, South America, Asia and the Middle East.

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