Tom WellsCommercial Advisor
Tom graduated from Loughborough University with a degree in Air Transport Management in 2003. Having previously held the position of Managing Director, Europe for Gama Aviation plc, Tom was instrumental in the transition of the business to a public company in 2014. Tom became an advisor to the board in 2017 and more formally joined the board as a director in 2019. Utilising his extensive commercial experience and knowledge, he ensures that Oaklands Global can continue on it’s exciting journey of international growth.
Tom also sits on the boards of a number of businesses as well as providing management consultancy services. Outside of aviation he enjoys spending time with his family and attempting to take credit for the sporting achievements of his children.
William FindenManaging Director
William’s recruitment career spans over a decade and all within the international aviation and aerospace markets. After successfully building the aviation division of his former employer, William’s ambition lead him to establish Oaklands Global in 2013.
Kathryn SainsburyManaging Partner
With over 10 years recruitment experience Kathryn’s knowledge and understanding of recruiting within Aviation and Aerospace makes her one of the industry’s leading experts.
Callum DevaneyHead of Resourcing
Often seen dancing around the office on the phone, Callum is the life and soul of a Monday morning.
Ben HerbeSenior Search Consultant
Ben joined Oaklands Global in May 2018 bringing with him just over 3 years’ experience in recruitment. Having enjoyed success in the technical and education recruitment sectors.
Jason FontanarosaPrincipal Consultant
Jason is an internationally experienced recruiter and search specialist with a background in global Financial and Technology markets. Jason’s mission is to bring the best search service to the four corners of the world, delivering the most professional, efficient and personal touch to his clients and candidates.
Dave EdwardsBoard Chair
Dave has been involved in aviation since the age of 14 and his career has taken him through senior leadership roles including Executive Vice President of Qatar Executive and Managing Director & Group General Manager of Gama Aviation.
Heather is a fully qualified member of The Association of Accountant Technicians with over 20 years experience in Book- keeping and Financial Accounts/taxation.
Diane ParksOffice Manager/EA
Diane joined Oaklands Global in February 2019 as the company’s Office Manager/EA. Diane’s experience spans over 24 years, supporting Senior Level Management within the recruitment industry.