John joined McLarens Aviation in 1998. He oversaw the UK based Claims Team and now leads operations in across the region including offices in London, Paris, and Moscow. He is an experienced aircraft engineer and is also qualified as a private pilot. Prior to McLarens Aviation he worked in senior positions with a number of airlines in the UK, Europe and Australia. After ten years in aircraft engineering John was awarded a Scholarship to study in France with Snecma, the French aircraft engine manufacturer. He subsequently managed a period of product support on their behalf with several airline customers prior to combining airframes and engines again with a role at McLarens Aviation where he now leads London based operations.