Altair Advisory is led by Patrick Edmond, formerly Group Strategy Director at Shannon Group plc and Managing Director of Shannon's International Aviation Services Centre (IASC) industry cluster.


Before this, Patrick headed up Commercial and Network functions at two airlines. Along with his skills gained in aircraft leasing and strategic consulting, Patrick brings a total of two decades of strategy and commercial development know-how. He has worked and lived in Ireland, the UK, France, Germany and the US, and in recent years has had a particular focus on developing Chinese business relationships.

Patrick is also an experienced writer, media commentator and conference presenter.

Patrick is also able to draw on a team of specialists across various aviation sectors as required.

Patrick Edmond standing in front of an aircraft