Our People

Nancy Derby

Nancy Derby
Commercial Director


Nancy joined Santos Dumont team in 2016 as Commercial Manager supporting the growth of the marketing, asset management and airline side of the business. Currently Nancy is involved in our European marketing campaign and new aircraft placement projects of behalf of investors.

Prior to joining Nancy has spent over 14 years in various commercial and operational roles including, Deputy Station Manager THY based out of Dublin, Business Development consultant with daai working on airport PPP projects in the Middle East, Sales Executive with VIASAT and various regulatory, licensing and compliance roles within the aviation space. She is also an IATA certified aviation safety and compliance auditor.

Nancy is an International Business Graduate from Dublin Business School and also holds a Diploma in Travel and Tourism Management. Nancy is multilingual and speaks English, Russian, Turkish, Farsi and Arabic.