Led by an all-Canadian executive team & independent Board of Directors, the launch of Jetlines, following the height of the pandemic, requires an experienced management team as resilient as the brand. The Canada Jetlines executive team represents more than 100 years of combined experience in the Canadian Global airline and travel industries.
Eddy Doyle has over 35 years' experience in aviation. Ed started his career as a pilot in the Canadian Air Force before joining Air Canada in 1989.
Over 11,000 hours flying experience - has flown Airbus and Boeing aircraft domestically and internationally.
Ed served in many management roles during his career at Air Canada where he was responsible for nearly 4000 pilots, dispatchers, load agents and administration staff before retiring as Vice President Flight Operations in 2018.
After Air Canada, Ed took the position of Deputy-CEO at Bamboo Airways in Vietnam, where he helped launch the airline.
Bamboo Airways grew to 25 aircraft (A320 & B787) by the end of its first year in operation, obtained the IATA Operational Safety Audit certificate, achieved the best on-time performance in Vietnam, and was recognized by the Vietnam Economic Times as the Best Service Airline in Vietnam.
Master of Business Administration - Embry Riddle University Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics - Embry Riddle University Certificate in Management - Acadia University
Charlie is the founder and executive director of Markey Int'l, advisory and investment firm focused on the airline, hospitality and destination marketing sectors globally.
Prior to taking on commercial activities at Jetlines, Charlie was senior vice president at Sabre, heading up its commercial products portfolio that includes an LCC reservations platform, and network planning and scheduling, pricing and revenue management, and data and analytics IT solutions.
Charlie has held chief marketing and chief commercial roles at Air Canada, Malaysia Airlines, Delta Hotels and Radisson Hotels Americas and the Canadian Tourism Commission. Earlier in his career, he ran global distribution and sales at Virgin Atlantic Airways and oversaw its Asia-Pacific operations. He was commercial head of UK-based lastminute.com's founding executive team.
Charlie has been on the marketing advisory boards of Star Alliance and OneWorld.
Brad has more than 25 years' experience in the airline industry. Prior to joining Canada Jetlines, Brad served as Managing Director at Air Canada, accountable for line maintenance with more than 1,800 maintenance technicians in Canada and globally. His prior experience includes Vice President of Maintenance and PRM for Air Georgian and Regional 1 airlines, before taking a senior leadership role at Air Canada Rouge
Brad is an experienced leader with a history of developing and driving strategic initiatives by aligning organizational behaviors with corporate direction, deploying strategic change to drive an enhanced Safety culture, increased operational performance and reliability.
Percy Gyara is globally experienced senior Finance Leader with a successful career of 25 plus years spanning North America, India and the Mid-East. Percy is a consummate financial professional with keen eye of delivering healthy bottom-line efficiency, process and profit improvements leading to overall superior performance.
Percy with his big picture thinking ability, flawless execution and strong problem-solving skills has successfully turned around and put organizations on growth path. He is a team player and relationship builder at all levels. Percy a big believer of collaborative partnership for co-creation and co-execution of outcome driven finance strategies in a matrix and multicultural environment.
Percy has over 15 years of finance and operation experience in the airline and travel sector in North America. He started with a Canadian charter operator Skyservice Airlines. Percy's most recent roles include VP Finance at Sunwing Travel Group, the largest travel company in North America.
Percy has earned Certified General Accountant (CGA) from Canada and he is a Chartered Accountant (CA) from India.
In his free time Percy likes hiking and spending time with his friends and family.
A former Chief Pilot at Pivot Airlines and Air Georgian, Tim has over 15 years of experience within Flight Operations Management. He has brought his expertise in teaching the Approved Check Pilot and Type Rating Examiner courses for over 12 years and been a former part-time professor at Seneca College. He is passionate about teaching and aviation safety. Tim holds an Aviation Technology Diploma from Sault College of Applied Arts and Technology.
Colin is a proven leader with 30+ years experience in the aviation industry. He has held many key roles throughout his career in corporate, charter and scheduled airlines. He is a strategic and forward-thinking operation executive. His prime focus is achieving key objectives while driving process improvements, with safety being paramount. Colin graduated from the aviation program at Centennial College and holds a valid AME License M1/M2 with several type endorsements.
Anup oversees the customer experience at Canada Jetlines and is responsible for both In- Flight Services and Airports ensuring a seamless journey for each customer. With over 28 years of experience in multiple roles in the aviation industry, most recently as Managing Director, In-Flight Service Operations at Air Canada, Anup brings solid experience and a committed focus on the customer and the customer journey to the team.
Anup is passionate about delivering a strong sense of culture and team in a safety focused environment and is recognized as an experienced champion for continuous improvement and strong leadership.