Magma Aviation – a Chapman Freeborn Company and member of Avia Solutions Group – has promoted Tom Helyar to chief strategy officer.

Tom Helyar

Helyar joined Magma Aviation in 2011 as financial controller progressing to commercial manager and then general manager in 2015.

Magma Aviation said that this role will enable Helyar to take a more in-depth strategic position within the business, primarily focussed on strategic leadership and operations.

Ross Wilson, ceo of Magma Aviation, said: “Tom Helyar is a key and fundamental member of our team. This new role will help push Magma Aviation to go to the next level.”