Rotortrade Expands Presence in North America and Consolidates its Regional Organization with New Appointments and Promotions

Published On: March 6, 2023

Atlanta, March 2023 – Rotortrade, the leading global helicopter dealer, is proud to announce its latest appointments and promotions in support of its continued growth in North America.

Robert Brant has been appointed as the Head of Region for North America. With more than 30 years of experience in aviation, Robert is a well-known leader in the industry known for his successful reorganizations, business expansion, and market development.

Prior to joining Rotortrade, he served as the Vice President of Commercial Business for Leonardo Helicopters and held positions at Eurocopter (Airbus Helicopters) and Bombardier. Robert started his career as Pilot and Operations Officer for the U.S Marine Corps with 15 years of helicopter flying experience.

“Robert is a seasoned executive with extensive experience across the spectrum of the industry and in many capacities. His experience of sales and operations across manufacturers and business segments combined with his strong values as a former US Marine Corps are perfectly aligned with what Rotortrade stands for. I am very proud to welcome him in our team supporting our customers with integrity and commitment as part of our global leadership team and spearheading our North American efforts,” said Aurelien Blanc, Rotortrade Executive Vice President Global Sales.

Floyd Ingram has joined Rotortrade as Operations Director for North and Latin America. With over 27 years of piloting, maintenance and very extensive and diverse operational experience, Floyd brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the team. He began his profession in the U.S Army and has a total flight time of almost 9,000 hours. Floyd is an FAA qualified pilot, certified flight instructor, mechanic and IA.

Alejandro Bustos has relocated to Canada and promoted to Sales Director for Canada, Mexico, and Central America. Alex has been with Rotortrade for 5 years achieving great results in developing the Latin American market. Fluent in English, Spanish and French he will be further developing Rotortrade organization and sales in these territories. Prior to joining Rotortrade, Alex worked for Airbus for 15 years as Regional Sales Manager for Mexico.

“These appointments and promotions demonstrate Rotortrade’s commitment to recruiting top talent to support our customers with helicopters they can trust and delivering sustained outcomes for their businesses and for the pre-owned helicopter market.” said Philippe Lubrano, CEO of Rotortrade Group. “Our strong team, regional strategy and new facilities including a hangar for aircraft maintenance and storage, ensure optimum agility which has been one of the cornerstones of the success of the company since inception.”

About Rotortrade (RT):

Rotortrade is the leading global helicopter dealer and sole international distributor of Leonardo’s pre-owned helicopters. Its extensive network throughout the spectrum of the industry enables it to acquire and carry a broad fleet of aircraft from all major manufacturers providing its clients full end-to-end and fully secured services.

Rotortrade has 10 dealerships around the world with offices in Florida, Kuala Lumpur, London, Los Angeles, Melbourne, Mexico City, Marseille, Paris, Riyadh, Singapore, Sarajevo and Shanghai.

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