Asian Aviation Editor Matt Driskill is In Conversation with Mark Winzar, Senior Vice President, Business Development EMEAA at Jet Support Services or JSSI. Winzar brings many years of aviation experience to his role as Senior Vice President, Business Development – EMEAA. He began his aviation career as a helicopter engineer in the UK and spent eight years, specialising in military helicopters with the Ministry of Defence. From there, he moved into commercial business before joining the BBA central sales team at H+S Aviation. During this time, he was responsible for generating business on all engine types covered within the BBA group. After four years, Winzar was promoted to Commercial Manager and was part of the team that set up the new PWC JT15D program at H+S, the company’s first fan engine type. He was also responsible for the combined commercial operations of both the Field Service and JT15D programs.
Winzar joined JSSI in 2009 as a Technical Services Representative and was promoted to Technical Services Manager two years later. He was integral in setting up the JSSI office in Hong Kong and expanding the business in Asia. Today, he leads business development activities in the EMEA and APAC regions. Founded in 1989, Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), is the leading independent provider of hourly cost maintenance programs for aircraft engines and airframes.