Air Menzies International is led by an experienced and committed Executive and Senior Management Team who all bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to their roles.

Jonathan Clark – Chief Executive Officer
Joined AMI in January 2018 with 30 years experience in the air freight sector.
Previous positions:
Cargolux Airlines – Director, Africa
DB Schenker – Director, Air Freight Sub-Saharan Africa
Qatar Airways – Regional Manager, Africa
Lufthansa Cargo – Regional Director, Logistics & Sales
DHL – Account Agent


Mark Rhynes – Chief Financial Officer
Joined AMI in January 2018, Chartered Accountant CA (SA) with 10 years experience in ground handling, logistics & distribution.
Previous positions:
Menzies Distribution – Commercial Business Partner
Menzies Aviation – Senior FP&A Manager
Menzies Aviation – Senior Business Analyst
Menzies Aviation – Senior Finance Manager
Deloitte, South Africa – Auditor


Lesley Thomson – VP HR
Joined AMI in July 2018 with 30 years’ HR experience including FTSE-listed companies delivering best in class HR service.
Previous employers:
Delta Energy & Environment
Teekay Shipping
Agilent Technologies
Hewlett Packard


Steven Ritchie – VP IT
Joined AMI in July 2018, adding more than 20 years’ technology leadership experience to the team, At AMI Steven is responsible for our operating and digital platforms and is leading an enterprise-wide transformation that will completely revamp the customer experience and globally align business processes and technology platforms.
Previous employers:
Baker Hughes, GE
Baker Hughes


Tony Utting – VP EMEI
Over 20 years of industry experience with a focus on sales, productivity, customer service and financial performance.
Previous employers:
DHL Global Forwarding
Air Express International
Emirates Airlines
Uniserve Air Freight


Tibor Fodelmesi – VP Americas
Experienced air freight operations professional across different regions having held various management positions.
Previous employers:
MSAS Cargo International
Seko Airfreight


Milton French – VP Africa
Many years of experience and knowledge in the air freight sector with long-standing client relationships.
Previous employers:
Mitchell Cotts
Micor Air Freight
R&L Tristar / Rhode & Liesenfeld
MMA Consolidators (now AMI)


Sonya Ashcroft – VP Operations, APAC
Experienced operations and general management professional with an additional background in HR
Previous employers:
Universal Air Cargo (now AMI)

Sonya Ashcroft

Mike Pattinson – VP Sales and Business Development APAC
Over 35 years of industry experience with a strong reputation and proven track record in the air freight sector.
Previous employers:
Universal Air Cargo (now AMI)

Mike Pattison
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