David Kerr has over 20 years experience in infrastructure and serves on the Boards of Brussels Airport and Bristol Airport. David was previously Managing Director at Global Water Development /Blackstone, SVP at GIC Special Investments, Managing Director for Infrastructure in Deutsche Asset Management and held a variety of positions at Bechtel Enterprises. Mr Kerr has previously been a board director of Budapest Airport, Sintonia SpA (holding company for Atlantia SpA/Aeroporti di Roma); Lima Airport, Curacao Airport and London Luton Airport. Mr Kerr also served as COO of Alterra Partners, an airport development and operations joint venture between Bechtel and Singapore Changi Airport. Mr Kerr holds an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, a BSc from the University of Strathclyde and is a Chartered Engineer.
David has over 20 years’ global experience in aviation strategy, finance and operations. He is currently Board Director for Birmingham Airport, London City Airport and Copenhagen Airport. At Copenhagen Airport he is Deputy Chairman as well as Chairman of the Copenhagen Airport Audit and Risk Committee. At London City Airport he is Chairman of the Health % Safety Committee. Historically, David has been a Board Member of Bristol and Brussels Airports as well as High Speed 1, where he was also Chairman of the Audit and Risk Management Committee. He has also worked with BBA Aviation plc as Corporate Development Director for 10 years, in addition to roles with Macquarie, SG Hambros and PwC.
Michele supports asset management and value creation initiatives at Birmingham and Brussels Airports. He is an observer on the Birmingham Airport Board and Brussels Airport Executive Committee. Michele worked at UBS in Fixed Income and Investment Banking Division, in the M&A and Power, Utilities and Infrastructure teams. He earned a distinction in Economics and Finance (MSc, 2010) and Business Administration (BSc, 2008) from LUISS University in Rome.
Brian supports asset management and value creation initiatives across the portfolio, and assesses new airport investment opportunities. A Board Observer at London City Airport and Bristol Airport, Brian is also Chairmanship Observer at Copenhagen Airport, and a member of various working groups and sub-committees at the airports. Brian previously worked as a private equity consultant at McKinsey & Co., and completed a Masters in Finance (LL.M.) at the Goethe University Frankfurt and a Bachelor of Business and Law at University College Dublin and Ludwig-Maximilian University of Munich.
Katka manages the office and provides administrative support to the Ontario Airports Investments team. She is the first point of contact for enquiries and appointments, and her responsibilities include every aspect of conference planning, including organisation and administration. Katka studied Economics and Accountancy.