Senior Vice President, Operations
Jeremy Akel is senior vice president, Operations. Prior to assuming his current position, Akel served for two years as the director of the Other International Business Unit (OIBU) at Bristow Group. Before January 2010, Akel held various positions at Bristow Group, including director of the Latin America Business Unit and manager of International Strategy and Special Projects. He joined Bristow Group in 2004 after serving for two years as vice president, Aviation Business Consulting for Morten Beyer & Agnew, an international aviation consulting firm. Prior to this, he served as senior manager, Business Consulting, Aviation Industry Practice for Anderson, LLP, an international business consulting firm. From February 1997 to December 2000, he served in several management positions at Tidewater Marine International, Inc., an international provider of marine support services to the offshore energy industry. Akel began his career in 1991 as an aerospace engineer at the National Transportation Safety Board.