Dean Shipp General Manager
Dean is an experienced General Manager within the transport and logistics stream with significant aviation experience. His professional career has spanned over twenty-four years including eight years in the military sector and sixteen years in the civil sector. He commenced his career as an Aircraft Technician before becoming and Aircrewman and Senior Check & Trainer on SAR aircraft. Thereafter he took up a position of General manager of a fixed wing operation, with responsibility for a fleet of 16 aircraft.
Dean was then appointed State Operations Manager for a national rail provider, where he was accountable for leading the development and implementation of strategies to improve safety, employee capability and operational performance of all aspects within the business.
In addition to his considerable practical aviation experience, Dean holds a Masters of Business Administration, Cert IV in Workplace Training & Assessment, and has completed the ICAM Lead Accident Investigators Course, along with numerous other professional skills education.