Clyde & Co lead sponsor at African Aviation Conference

Clyde & Co is delighted to be the lead sponsor for the 21st Annual African Aviation Conference in South Africa.

The Air Finance for Africa Conference and Exhibition will be held on Monday and Tuesday June 18 and 19 at The Sandton Sun Hotel in Johannesburg.

The firm will host a panel discussion on insurance market challenges for the African aviation industry.  John Samiotis, partner, will be joined by industry experts including: Zakhele Thwala, acting director of civil aviation for South African CAA; Captain Colin Jordaan, senior Airbus A340 captain for South African Airways & former director of Civil Aviation in South Africa; Steve Doyle, director of sales & business development for Willis; Captain Scully Levin, training captain, Mango Airlines; Scott Smith, director for Airborne Insurance Consultants; and conference chairman Nick Fadugba, CEO of African Aviation.

Alan Meneghetti, partner, will join a panel discussion regarding the EU banned list and finding a practical solution. He will also be holding a talk entitled: Banned Airlines And The Data Protection Regulation – Two European Regulatory Headaches.

And Clyde & Co partner Paul Jebely will present on financing the business aviation market in Africa.