Aeroengine technical and financial specialist
Trish Gray is an aeroengine specialist with more than 30 years’ experience in aviation. Trish was Rolls-Royce’s first female technical service representative, based initially in Luton, UK and then in the Middle East.
Following a period as a Powerplant Engineer with Air 2000/First Choice, Trish moved to become bmi’s Powerplant Manager and was subsequently promoted to the position of General Manager, covering all the airline’s technical support departments. Trish’s responsibilities included operational and off-wing maintenance support. This role enabled her to gain significant experience in managing engine selection programmes and contract negotiations.
Trish is heavily involved in a range of projects for Nyras directly relating to MRO and fleet advisory. She provides powerplant technical and financial asset management services to operators and lessors. Some of her key assignments include:
- Supporting significant restructuring of Monarch’s engine overhaul agreement
- Undertaking a major engine strategy review at a European airline
- Working on three successful Expert Witness cases related to engine matters
Trained by Rolls-Royce, Trish has a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Southampton University. She also gained credentials as an experienced expert witness.