Flight Ascend Consultancy has recruited David Griffin to its valuations and appraisal team.
Based in the New York office, Griffin joins from US aviation appraisal firm BK Associates, where he has served as assistant vice-president since 2015.
"Flight Ascend is delighted to welcome David to the team," states consultancy head Rob Morris. "He becomes the sixth appraiser with International Society of Transport Aircraft Trading [ISTAT] accreditation in Flight Ascend's global team."
Prior to his time at BK, Griffin spent four years at cargo and ACMI carrier Southern Air, latterly as an avionics and systems engineer. He has a degree in aeronautical engineering from the University of Limerick in Ireland.
Flight Ascend Consultancy has a global team of 26 consultants and appraisers across its offices in London, New York and Hong Kong.