Nick Forbes to leave Aer Rianta International for Australia
Aer Rianta International (ARI) Group Retail Operations Director Nick Forbes is to leave the company for personal reasons, returning home to his native Australia.
Forbes joined the company in November 2008 as a Director and served on the company’s Board.
He has also been a Director of a number of ARI’s subsidiaries and associate companies, including Aer Rianta International (Middle East) WWL.
During his period with the company Forbes held responsibility for ARI’s global retail operations in Eastern Europe, the Middle East, Canada and the Caribbean, which have a combined turnover in excess of €1 billion per annum and employ some 2,500 staff.
Before joining ARI he was General Manager, Retail at Auckland Airport.
ARI Director General Eamon Foley said: “Personally, and on behalf of the Board, I would like to thank Nick for his valuable contribution over the past two and a half years. We wish him and his family well for the future.”