Ontario Airports Investments

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Who We Are

Ontario Airports Investments (OAIL) is a wholly-controlled subsidiary of Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan that manages and oversees its airport investments across Europe. Airports currently under active management by the London-based team include Birmingham, Bristol, Brussels, Copenhagen and the recently acquired London City.

Our Mission

To provide outstanding service and investment security to our owners.

Our Vision

To protect and grow the airport assets of Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan.

Our Values

  1. Humility We temper our accomplishments.
  2. Integrity We do the right thing for Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan airport investments.
  3. Partnership We are stronger together, working in close collaboration with airport management teams and stakeholders.
  4. Performance We are driven to succeed through actively supporting and challenging airport management teams.
  5. Innovation We forge new paths to protect and grow airport assets in a sustainable and responsible manner.

Our Team

The team has over 25 years’ of aviation experience.

David Stanton

David Stanton

Asset Director

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 <br />
del Vicario

del Vicario


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 Lynch

Brian Lynch


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 Skodova

Katka Skodova

Executive Assistant

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.