Chief Executive – Technical
Enda joined Santos Dumont in 2008 and was appointed Chief Executive – Technical in January 2016. Enda has been the key driving force behind the development of the Technical team over the last 4 years and has led a wide variety of projects including OEM support agreement, LOI and lease negotiations, aircraft delivery programmes, airline project management and long term redelivery programmes in Europe, Latin America, Africa and Asia. Since 2015, Enda has been heavily involved in the setting up and development of the engine team that now offers specialist engine services to a wide range of lessors and airlines. During his time with the company, Enda has held the title of Chief Technical Officer for 4 years and has also been Chief Operating Officer since 2014.
Prior to joining Santos Dumont, Enda worked at Aer Arann as a member of the Technical Services team and Nihon Plast in Japan as a Research and Development Engineer. Enda holds an MBA, Aviation Management Degree and a Bachelor of Engineering Degree in Aeronautical Engineering from the University of Limerick.