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Avia NG Airport Consultants Strengthens its Senior Management Team with the Announcement of Chief Executive Officer

TORONTO (July 25, 2022) |

Today we are pleased to announce that Gene Cabral has been appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Avia NG and will begin his new role on September 19th. Gene comes from his current role as Executive Vice President PortsToronto, the Owner and Operator of Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport where he has served as the lead and Accountable Executive since 2011. Gene also currently serves as the Chair of the Small Airport Caucus of the Canadian Airports Council (CAC). With three decades of direct experience working in senior leadership roles in aviation including for the airlines and CATSA, Gene’s skills will strengthen the Avia NG Senior Management Team through his exceptional leadership style, effective communication skills

and strong relationships throughout the aviation community. Gene will lead Avia NG’s Senior Management Team as the company explores new strategic goals around future post-pandemic airport investments in Canada and the Caribbean with a focus on implementing environmental, social, and governance (ESG) strategies.

"I am thrilled to be joining Avia NG, an organization that has quickly become a leader in the field of airport design and planning in Canada. With decades of experience in the aviation industry, and having recently completed my Executive MBA, I am looking forward to bringing my

unique perspective, skill set and passion for the aviation industry together to benefit this organization and its clients. Joining Avia NG presents an exciting new opportunity for me, and I look forward to joining the team and bringing Avia NG to the next level in client service and innovation."

– Gene Cabral, Incoming CEO

"Since 2018, Avia NG has grown from a start up to a 50+ speciality aviation consulting firm serving Clients across Canada and the Caribbean. We are extremely excited to welcome Gene to our company to strengthen our senior management team as we continuously seek to improve and position ourselves as the premier pure play aviation consultancy in Canada. We have always been impressed with Gene’s leadership style and passion for the aviation industry and look forward to his strategic approach to meet the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead for Avia NG."

– Bernhard Schropp, President and Carmine Bello, Vice President



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