Group FBO Director
Ettore Poggi holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Witwatersrand University, South Africa, with majors in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science, as well as a Management Diploma from UCT Business School.
Beginning his working life at Persetel, one of the country’s leading IT companies, Ettore remained with the company for 21 years in the positions of Systems Engineer, National Engineering Manager, Product Manager, and National Sales Manager. In 1988, he was appointed as the Regional Chief Executive for Gauteng, OFS and the Northern Cape.
Ettore was appointed as the Managing Director of ExecuJet South Africa in February 2003. Under his leadership, ExecuJet South Africa has evolved and grown as the leading aviation organisation in Africa, which offers a complete business aviation service, including new aircraft sales, flight operations, aircraft management, maintenance and aviation services.
In 2007 Ettore was appointed as Director of ExecuJet Aviation Nigeria and was instrumental in setting up the facility in Lagos. After a restructuring of the company, Ettore became Vice President ExecuJet Africa and Director of ExecuJet Maintenance in August 2014. In November 2016 he accepted the role as Group FBO Director, based in Dubai.