Helipad has served pilots and passengers since 1974. During this time, we maintained a safety record many would envy. This could be because we are pilots and understand the importance of maintaining impeccable standards in the air and on the ground. We also believe that you deserve the best experience to and from your chosen event – and we will make sure that we deliver it, at every point of their journey.
Helipad are part of the Hai Air Group, offering exclusive access to the latest luxury helicopters and jets for sale worldwide. With decades of shared expertise, experience and relationships which have been built over many years, Hai Air offer a unique insight into the purchasing process with the ability and tenacity to make the right deal.Visit Website
ConciergeUK works primarily within the commercial sector, managing and facilitating corporate and VIP delegations, hosting dinners and seminars and establishing valuable connections with high-net-worth clients from all parts of the globe. We have experience with organising and managing company participation in worldwide events, such as sporting events, boat shows, and those special occasions. We provide an all-round concierge service that is ultimately as flexible as you are.Visit Website
Nick Cox is the driving force behind the development of Helipad. As a commercial helicopter pilot, he identified the need for safe traffic control services at many of the UK’s premium events. He has applied the same diligence to Hai Air, bringing corporate and private owners together with a jet and helicopter sales team who are first and foremost pilots, and have the skills to advise customers on finding the airframe of their choice.
Nick Hardy started his career in the RAF, which laid the foundations for a life spent in the sky. His curriculum vitae includes some of the biggest names in aviation and hisnetwork of contacts which reaches across the world. With a decade of heading sales for a major manufacturer, he is an experienced sales director with demonstrable negotiation skills, operations and risk management and strategic planning: in other words, the skills which make his customers return to him when buying or selling their airframe.
Karim Moudi has a wealth of experience as a commercial contractor. He is a master at dealing with changing legislation, complicated contracts and prolonged processes. This may not be what you want to discuss over a cocktail, but there are many airframe owners who will be grateful for these skills when their purchase needs it. Fortunately, Karim has plenty of other things he talks about over a cocktail…
Dave Usher is the kind of man you would want with you in the sky. He has over 5,000 hours flying helicopters in the all conditions, covering charter, high emergency medical risk, VVIP passengers in the UK and North Sea. Dave unquestionably has the knowledge and ability to ensure our clients are guided to the most suitable aircraft to meet their specific requirements.
Denise Payton landed every Marketer’s dream job – promoting the sale of stunning aircraft to people who take such pleasure in buying them! She comes with a lifetime of brand and customer experience and is committed to making sure that no customer goes away with anything less than full Hai Air satisfaction.
Wayne Hadley is, like so many in the team, no newcomer to aviation. He worked for Leonardo Helicopters (Agusta Westland) for over 25 years in the UK and Italy, managing its corporate and VIP client base. Since then, he has gone on to develop a global network of contacts and founding his own concierge company. He has an integral role in Hai Air and Helipad, facilitating VIP and corporate delegations and delivering a truly exceptional level of service to suit our client requirements.
Richard Dodd is known as Roo to his many friends. Like his namesake, he is a workaholic, always on the hop. He is a logistics manager and qualified mechanic which is useful, turning his hands to cars, trucks and anything that floats. We look forward to seeing him next in a seaplane.
Matt Harrington‘s passion for the world of fixed wings and helicopters knows no bounds. He has worked in the aviation world for over 10 years, gaining qualifications in fire and first aid, the maintenance of equipment, marshalling and airside driving. Matt has a flair for mechanics.
Lana Vogler has travelled extensively, visiteing over 30 countries across five continents. Her varied experience, backed up with her office management skills, helps smooth the process of purchasing your aircraft. Lana is currently on maternity leave.
Kirsty Stretton-Cox started working life a journalist and writer. She has had a long relationship with aviation in many forms and we are delighted to have her blending her experience and skills to support the growing Hai-Air Group.