Founder & Managing Director, Altair Advisory
Patrick is the founder and Managing Director of Altair Advisory, a specialist aviation strategy advisory and consulting firm.
From 2013 to early 2019, Patrick was Group Strategy Director for Shannon Group plc, and Managing Director of Shannon’s International Aviation Services Centre (IASC). In this capacity Patrick was responsible for developing and promoting Shannon’s International Aviation Services Centre, Ireland’s largest aerospace industry cluster consisting of over 80 independent aviation services companies. He also headed up Shannon Group’s international strategy, with a particular focus on China.
Patrick has over 20 years aviation-industry experience. Before joining Shannon Group, he held senior roles in the airline, aircraft-leasing, and strategy consultancy sectors.
Patrick is an Engineering graduate of Trinity College Dublin and also holds an MSc in Air Transport Management from Cranfield University in the UK as well as an MBA from Purdue University in the USA.