JSSI Names Ash Reddy to New Role of Vice President, Global Strategy & Corporate Development
GENEVA, May 20, 2019 — EBACE2019 Booth B89 — Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), the leading independent provider of maintenance support and financial services to the aviation industry, has announced that Ash Reddy has been appointed to the new role of vice president, global strategy and corporate development.
Reddy will be responsible for identifying, developing and executing organic and inorganic strategic initiatives globally for all JSSI business units. The new role includes long-range strategic planning, driving synergies across the organization and linking business trends to enterprise strategies and opportunities.
“It gives me great pleasure to welcome Ash to our team. His strong background in corporate strategy, mergers and acquisitions, and new business development will support him well in this new role. As we continue to grow and expand the business, our ability to integrate and develop strategic opportunities becomes increasingly important. I am confident that Ash will be very successful in this new leadership role to help us further expand our products and services,” commented Neil W. Book, president and CEO for JSSI.
Reddy was most recently with Mars, Incorporated, where he was responsible for leading the global strategy development process and a variety of growth initiatives for the company’s confectionery business, based in Chicago. An Illinois Wesleyan University graduate with a bachelor’s degree in economics, Reddy also holds a master’s in finance from the University of Notre Dame. Prior to his role at Mars, Reddy spent time at Accenture within their corporate development team and was tasked with driving the firm’s acquisition activity. He began his career in the valuation services group at Grant Thornton LLP.
“My experience and professional interests align well with JSSI objectives as we enter into this next phase of growth. The unique position of JSSI in the business aviation industry, along with the caliber of our team, have really impressed me and I know we are just scratching the surface,” said Reddy. “I am looking forward to playing a role in helping elevate our already strong brand by accelerating the company’s strategic agenda, while maintaining our customer-centric focus. I could not be more excited by the opportunity.”
EBACE2019 attendees can meet Ash Reddy this week at booth #B89 and learn more about the portfolio of JSSI maintenance programs and advisory services to support the life cycle of owning and operating an aircraft.
About Jet Support Services, Inc.
For 30 years, Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), has been the leading independent provider of maintenance programs to the aviation industry, covering virtually all makes and models of aircraft, engines, and APUs. JSSI provides its customers with comprehensive, flexible and affordable financial programs and tools for managing the often unpredictable costs of operating and maintaining business and commercial jets, turboprops and helicopters. As the creator of the revolutionary Tip-to-Tail® Program, JSSI is the only single source provider of this trademarked service. JSSI serves customers globally and manages maintenance services through its worldwide infrastructure of certified technical advisors.
Other JSSI Services:
- JSSI Parts & Leasing provides aircraft parts, leasing and supply chain solutions. From a single bolt to a complete engine, customers gain access to a vast inventory of aircraft parts, engines and APUs and a global vendor network to source assets for anything that flies. All backed by the buying power and expertise of one of the largest purchasers of parts and maintenance services in the aviation industry.
- JSSI Advisory Services utilizes JSSI’s technical expertise and global network to inspect aircraft, perform ASA-certified appraisals, assist with maintenance cost planning, manage maintenance events, and provide insurance claims management. JSSI’s dedicated Asset Monitoring Platform (AMP), is available to aviation lenders as a tool to assist in the mitigation of risk and the management of financed aircraft.
- Conklin & de Decker is a leader in aviation research, consulting and education. The mission of Conklin & de Decker is to enable the general aviation industry to make more informed decisions when dealing with the purchase, operation and disposition of aircraft by furnishing objective and impartial information.
For more information, visit jetsupport.com.
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Tom Morton, JSSI