Airport recruits bosses

Newcastle International Airport has added two new recruits to its senior management team.

Nick Jones, formerly Chief Financial Officer at Aesica Pharmaceuticals, takes over as its Finance Director, and John Irving, previously Finance Director at Newcastle United Football Club, joins as Business Development Director.

Airport Chief Executive David Laws said: “These appointments have been made at an important time in the development of the airport.

“Now is the right time to strengthen and diversify our senior team.”