Geoffrey Weston is a partner in Bain & Company's Middle East office. He is the leader of Bain's EMEA Air Transportation & Services practice.
Geoffrey has extensive airline industry expertise, which includes nearly a decade of senior executive experience. He has lived and worked in Europe, the United States, Latin America and the Middle East.
Geoffrey has held line responsibility in many areas, including revenue management, strategy, network, fleet and cargo operations. In his consulting engagements, he helps airline clients to address the challenges of an increasingly stressed and competitive environment. He holds expertise across a range of additional topics, including group strategy formulation, M&A strategy, group alliances and group fleet and network planning and coordination.
He formerly served as Head of Group Strategy and Development at International Airlines Group. Earlier in his career, he held the positions of Director of Strategy and Network and Managing Director, Cargo at Royal Jordanian. He was also formerly Executive Director at Seabury Aviation & Aerospace.
Geoffrey worked in Bain's Dallas and Mexico City offices from 1996 to 2000 and rejoined the firm's London office in 2015.
Geoffrey has a degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from Oxford University and earned a diploma in Arabic language studies at the School of Oriental and African Studies. In addition, he is a recipient of the Moroccan Order of Ouissam Alaouite. He speaks fluent French and Spanish.
- “Air travel is still a business run on a thin margin: Expert,” CNBC Europe, August 2016, Airlines & Transportation
- “ROUTES: Industry calls for Europe to ease ownership rules,” FlightGlobal, April 2016, Airlines & Transportation