Our People

Bostonair is made up of a strong management team with significant experience in their respective fields, and have many years served in the aviation industry. Mark Parkes, CEO and Owner has led the company from strength to strength since its inception in 1997.

Our highly qualified team ensures that we deliver high-quality performance levels and value for our customers.

Meet some of our fantastic team below…

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Mark Parkes

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Mark is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and majority shareholder of Bostonair Group Ltd. Mark joined Bostonair in 1997 and led the company’s move into Recruitment, Line Maintenance and Technical Training. In his capacity as CEO Mark is involved in helping to guide the strategic direction of the business. Mark also founded Boston Energy Ltd in 2011 to support with technical services, recruitment and training to the wind energy sector and also led this business as CEO until summer 2023. He now supports this former part of the group in a Non-Executive Director capacity following a significant investment from the private equity group Lloyds Development Capital. Prior to 1997 Mark gained an MSc from Nottingham University in 1996 and a BSc from Bristol University in in 1995.

Adam Sumner

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Adam joined Bostonair in 2010 as Finance Director and in 2022 became our Chief Financial Officer. As a Chartered Accountant, Adam has previously worked in Audit & Investigations, Industrial Services, Manufacturing and FMCG sectors. Adam was educated at London University and Manchester and Harvard Business Schools.

Andrew Parker

Managing Director

Andrew joined Bostonair in January 2018 as Aviation Director & Accountable Manager for Bostonair Ltd and Bostonair Technical Training Ltd. In 2022 he became Managing Director for Bostonair. He was educated at the University of Portsmouth and has 23 years of experience in Aviation spanning two airlines. Prior to joining Bostonair, Andrew spent 10 years at Monarch Airlines, the last 7 of which were as Head of Operations ensuring a safe and efficient operational delivery.

Tom Anderton

Head of Sales

Tom Anderton joined Bostonair in March 2016 as Group Marketing Manager and progressed to become Head of Sales during his time with the Company. Tom’s role is to lead our efforts in securing new customers across much of our service lines and engage with a range of airlines, MROs, aerospace and aircraft production organisations. Tom has over 20 years in experience in B2B Sales & Marketing in a range of sectors including Automotive, Energy, Renewables, Rail, Aviation, Leisure and Plumbing & Heating. Tom was educated at the University of Lincoln and holds a BA (Hons) in Marketing which he achieved in 2004.

Nick Harrison

Operations Manager

Nick joined the team as Operations Manager in 2020 after a number of years working with BAE and on contract with several aviation brands, Airbus, Lufthansa, Rolls Royce, Condor. Before his current role, Nick had previously worked with Bostonair as a Linkman and originally joined the team as Account Manager in 2008.

Stefan Agnello

Maintenance Director

Stefan entered the aviation industry in 1994 in the German fly navy and has since held several roles, starting as an unlicensed mechanic, to then become a licensed engineer, station manager and maintenance manager. In 2023 Stefan became the Maintenance Director. Maintenance Manager EASA Form 4 holder, holding EASA Part 66 licence B1/C on several types including Dornier 228, Dornier 328, B747-400, B757, B767 & B777.