African airlines’ traffic fell 42.8% in March. Capacity dropped 32.9%. Load factor contracted 10.5 percentage points to 60.8%

GDP supported by aviation in the region could fall by $28 billion from $56 billion

IATA - April 2020

Job losses in aviation and related industries could grow to 3.1 million. That is half of the region’s 6.2 million aviation-related employment

The region’s airlines could lose $6 billion of passenger revenue compared to 2019

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Our expert team provides a unique and tailored focus in the aviation and aerospace services markets. Our long-standing relationships within the industry and related vertical sectors, allows us to provide a differentiated, strategic approach throughout our client engagements.

The aviation sector in Africa is currently experiencing unprecedented growth which surpasses aviation growth in US and Europe. This growth, which is being achieved despite the less-than-perfect-conditions on the continent, will continue to grow as the population and disposable income within Africa expands.

Local issues – including starting from a very low current market size in relation to population, long distances between destinations due to country/continent size, poor road infrastructure land travel security issues means air travel and shuttle services are the faster and safest option, a growing population with an increasing need to travel for business and leisure purposes – means aviation growth is going to continue for the foreseeable future.

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“Africa will grow by a CAGR of 4.6%. By 2037 it will see an extra 199 million passengers for a total market of 334 million passengers.” IATA 20-Year Air Passenger Forecast

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<strong>Sindy</strong> <strong>Foster</strong>

Sindy Foster BA (Hons) Econ, Principal Managing Partner

Founder of leading aviation and aerospace marketing agency with over 17 years’ experience positioning and promoting companies around the world.

<strong>Mark Hayward</strong>

Mark Hayward MBA, EU CPL, FAA CPL, Partner

Founder of leading aviation consultancy providing aircraft sales and acquisition, aircraft leasing, asset management, strategic advisory and asset oversight. Trained commercial pilot.

<strong>Chris Parkes</strong>

Chris Parkes Partner - CPMS Africa

Founder of leading direct marketing agency in Nigeria with over 45 years’ experience in marketing and financial related industries.

<strong>Toni</strong> <strong>Ukachukwu</strong>

Toni Ukachukwu Partner

Founder of a pan African Aviation media and marketing company with over 15years consulting for and building Travel and tourism businesses in emerging markets.

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