Equinox Charter
Equinox Charter

Paul Travis joins aircraft charter specialist Equinox Charter

  • Equinox Charter appoints industry expert Paul Travis as Senior Charter Sales Manager, emphasising its commitment to excellence.
  • Paul brings over four decades of operational and broker expertise, coupled with a profound
    understanding of the music and entertainment business.
  • The appointment further solidifies Equinox Charter’s position in the touring landscape and follows
    other significant appointments including Charter Operations Manager, Gio Manzella.

London, UK, 6th February 2024 – Aircraft charter organisation Equinox Charter has today announced the appointment of Paul Travis as its Senior Charter Sales Manager.

In his new role, Paul will be responsible for maintaining the highest standards of air charter for Equinox’s growing book of clients, further solidifying the company’s reputation for excellence.

With over four decades of experience in airline and business jet operations, including a notable stint as Nominated Person Ground Operations, Paul brings a wealth of operational expertise to the Equinox team. His career path includes senior roles at companies such as Air Partner, Premier Aviation, and Acropolis Aviation.

Beyond his operational prowess, Paul brings to the table an understanding of the unique dynamics of the music and entertainment business, having successfully arranged tours for many prominent artists across Europe and North America.

Elliot Bottomley, Managing Director of Equinox Charter, said: “As Equinox continues its growth trajectory, it is paramount that we build properly upon the strong foundations we’ve laid. Over the last two years, our business has seen impressive growth and we remain committed to being an organisation of integrity, upholding the highest safety standards, and delivering unparalleled service that our clients simply won’t find anywhere else."

“Paul has built an enviable reputation over the years for his professionalism and his experience within our industry. We look forward to leveraging his industry insight to deliver exceptional aircraft charter solutions to each sector that we serve.”

Paul Travis, Senior Charter Sales Manager at Equinox Charter, added: “I’m thrilled to announce I’m joining Equinox Charter. I’m looking forward to working with this highly regarded team in developing its business and enhancing the company’s reputation for delivering an excellent and innovative service.”

The appointment comes as Equinox Charter recently celebrated two years in business. Together with its sister brand Equinox Travel, the company has achieved rapid growth and made a series of strategic appointments in recent months, including the addition of Giovanni Manzella as Charter Operations Manager. Gio manages charter operations on behalf of Equinox, as well as Equinox Charter’s Time Critical arm, which includes the provision of cargo and OBC services.

Giovanni Manzella concludes: “We place huge emphasis on our charter operations here at Equinox. Such an integral part of the added value we provide clients, is the dedication and detail we provide in our service. We’re excited to be growing as an organisation and doing so backed up by experience.”