People: Thierry Barré, new MD at TAG Aviation Maintenance Farnborough


TAG Aviation Maintenance Services has recently announced the appointment of Thierry Barré as Managing Director, to be based at TAG’s primary Farnborough Airport UK location.

Thierry Barré Thierry Barré, who has joined TAG’s Maintenance Services Centre in April, was previously Technical Director of ABS Jets, a business jet MRO based in Europe. Thierry Barré joined ABS Jets in 2012 after more than 20 years of experience working with Luxair, where he spent the last 4 years as head of maintenance. “Mr Barré’s background and expertise will enable us to continue advancing our Farnborough site in line with our growth strategy”, said Cyrille Pillet, VP Maintenance Operations, TAG Aviation Europe.
Cyrille Pillet, who was the previous MD of Farnborough Maintenance Services, will now focus his attention on the base maintenance service operations for TAG Aviation at group level. As part of TAG Aviation Maintenance Services’ harmonisation initiatives, Mr Pillet will now be responsible for overseeing operations at the two main centres of Farnborough and Geneva.
Tag Aviation manages a global fleet of more than 120 aircraft, with around 60 available for charter. Headquartered in Geneva, TAG Aviation employs in excess of 1,200 staff worldwide, including almost 600 pilots and cabin crew.