Posted 16 February 2018

Alan Glen appointed as new Head of Operational Learning

Alan Glen has joined Menzies Aviation as Head of Operational Learning, based in the head office in Edinburgh. 

Alan will lead our Learning Team in their efforts to deliver industry-leading training material and processes, incorporating blended-learning solutions, new systems and new technology.

Working in the aviation industry since 1984, Alan started his career as an aircraft engineer in the Royal Air Force, where he quickly became involved in training engineers and maintenance technicians. 

Alan then spent 22 years with Cathay Pacific, where he was responsible for the publication of flight operational manuals, technical training of pilots and engineers, and training in safety and emergency procedures for pilots and cabin crew. In his final two years with Cathay, Alan was in charge of cargo services in approximately 100 overseas locations.

Alan Glen said: “I am very pleased to join such a dynamic business at this exciting time. This is a great opportunity to ensure Menzies Aviation’s people continue to receive the training they need to deliver operational excellence across the world.”

Jo Harrison, VP Resource and Training, Menzies Aviation, said: “We’re pleased to welcome such a recognised expert to lead our Learning Team and invest in the future of our People. Please join me in welcoming Alan to the Menzies Team.”