At Elit’Avia, we aim to exceed the expectations of our clients.
Through our fully personalised aviation services, we provide a level of comfort and satisfaction that stretches beyond the extraordinary.
With Air Operator’s Certificates (AOCs) in Slovenia and Malta, Elit’Avia is able to provide our wide reaching aviation services to Europe, Middle East, Africa, Russia & CIS and North America.
With our in-house 24-hour CAMO, Operations, Clients Services and Charter team we are dedicated to the highest possible standards in operations, compliance, safety and quality.
Committed to achieving perfection
Every member of our multi-cultural team is trained to the utmost standards. Supported by experts in all areas of private charter, aviation management and concierge services, our fleet holds not only the most advanced aircraft – no other aviation services company provides more professional personal attention.
Chief Executive Officer & Chairman of the Board
A widely recognised leader in the business aviation industry, Michel founded Elit’Avia in 2006 and previously held positions of Chief Pilot and Chief Operational Officer for one of the largest fleets in Europe. Michel is an experienced and passionate pilot, having flown over 10,000 hours. He also has over 18 years of experience in successfully managing a variety of businesses in different locations around the world. As the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Elit’Avia, Michel provides the clear focus and insistence on safety, quality and customer satisfaction that ensures Elit’Avia consistently deliver over and above our customers’ expectations.
Chief Operating Officer
With 10 years of aviation consultancy experience Iain now supports Elit’Avia as the chief Operating Officer. Iain previously served as a strategic commander in Surrey Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS), UK, before retiring in July 2018. He delivered strategic projects, 24/7 organisational resource management across staff groups, coordinating staff and the emergency response fleet availability while ensuring technical contributions to National Resilience program. He worked with the Civil Aviation Authority and other government departments and chaired the South-east of England regional Inter Agency Liaison Officers (NILO) board, spending 12 years as a member of the National board developing and implementing policies and procedures for supporting Counter Terrorism Security and Multi Agency emergency service’s response. Iain is completing his Master’s degree in Systems Thinking in Practice and is a director and advisor in other commercial concerns.