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John Romo

Chief Commercial Officer

Highly experienced aviation executive specialising in all commercial areas of aviation including aircraft leasing, wet lease operations and charter flights from many years service with Monarch and Skytrail.

Skytrail (Division of the Golden Holiday Group)      Director and Shareholder                 2014 - 2018

Skytrail is a new start up aviation division of the Golden Holiday Group buying and selling capacity to a variety of travel businesses throughout the world. In the short space of time the division has been in business we have generated approximate sales of £18m.

Key Responsibilities

  • Managing team of 3 people
  • Driving profitability of the business and introduce growth in new markets
  • Introduce systems to control sales, budgets and finance
  • Market the new brand and determine strategy for new division
  • Work with Group Board on future strategy

First Aviation (Division of the Monarch Group)        Managing Director                         2003 – 2014

First Aviation is the brokering division of the Monarch group selling capacity on in-house carrier Monarch Airlines (the UK’s leading independent charter airline) and growing the third party brokering sales. The business currently generates sales of over £150m

Key Responsibilities

  • Managing team of 14 people
  • Driving profitability of the business and introduce growth
  • Cost & Revenue budget control
  • Driving the teams to achieve budgets
  • Work with Group Management Board on future strategy

Other members of the team:
Charlie Clifton
Charlie Clifton

Senior Adviser (Consultant)

Charlie started at Ryanair in 1986 when it was just a start-up operation. In fact, he sold the airline's very first ticket! As Director of Ground Operations, he left in 2002. He then ran the Tiger Airways joint venture in South East Asia with SIA. He was invited to join Webjet, a struggling Brazilian airline at the start of 2010 before an Industry Sale to Gol in 2011.

Nino Judge
(Nino) Navdip Singh Judge

Chief Executive and Founder

An Aeronautical Engineer with a diverse career path as British Army Officer, Bond trader/broker and Formula 1 Team Owner, Nino brings the vision, passion, leadership and management experience to the flypop team

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